Bafana Bafana vs Senegal game-on

Historical data in the EPL shows that since April 2014 Manchester City FC is yet to lose a match with Yaya Touré on the pitch. Now that sounds crazy.  But if you have ever watched him rallying the troops when they are 1-0 down, you will understand why Manchester City FC + Yaya Touré are [...]

By |2015-01-21T19:51:55+02:00January 21st, 2015|Football, Opinions, Soccer|Comments Off on Bafana Bafana vs Senegal game-on

South Africa edge Zambia

South Africa won 1-0 in their AFCON warm-up friendly against Zambia at the Orlando Stadium on Sunday afternoon, with Thuso Phala scoring the only goal of the game on 81 minutes. South Africa coach Shakes Mashaba opted to rest his preferred central midfielder partnership of Andile Jali and Dean Furman, with the aim of testing [...]

By |2015-01-04T22:50:03+02:00January 4th, 2015|Football, Soccer, Sports|Comments Off on South Africa edge Zambia

On Thulani Serero’s exclusion

If the AFCON 2015 qualification campaign is anything to go by, then we can safely assume that Bafana Bafana will be playing a 4-4-2 system. Therefore from a technical perspective, the two central midfield players must be able to play offensively and defensively equally well. Not only when they have the ball.   It is [...]

By |2014-12-31T14:04:54+02:00December 31st, 2014|Football, Opinions, Soccer|Comments Off on On Thulani Serero’s exclusion