City's racism claim to be examined

2014-07-24 14:47

The Croatian FA will examine claims of racism against Manchester City teenager, Seko Fofana.

Balotelli poses with 'shotgun'

2014-07-12 13:59

Italian striker Mario Balotelli is at the centre of fresh controversy after posting a picture of himself posing with a shotgun.

EPL transfer updates

2014-07-02 10:05

Day two and things are just getting started. Here is all the latest happenings in the transfer window.

Transfer delight

2014-06-25 12:35

Sink your teeth into this. The transfer window is wide open and teams are trying not to miss before the approaching deadline.

Balotelli focused on Azzurri's

2014-06-20 14:12

Italy striker Mario Balotelli reminded the football fraternity that his only objective at this juncture is to help Italy win the World Cup.

Balotelli offered R3.2m a week!

2014-06-19 13:48

Arsenal are reportedly set to offer Mario Balotelli a deal worth £180 000-a-week to move to the Emirates Stadium.

Balotelli to wed model fiance

2014-06-10 13:28

Italy international Mario Balotelli has proposed to his girlfriend, Belgium model Fanny Nequesha, on a beach in Rio de Janeiro.

2014 SWC preview: Group D

2014-06-03 15:03

Sport24's Wade Pretorius previews Group D at the 2014 Soccer World Cup and thinks England may just scrape through.

Balotelli faces racist chants

2014-05-21 15:06

Police have had to intervene after Mario Balotelli was subjected to racist chants at Italy's Soccer World Cup training base.

Balotelli goal rescues Milan

2013-10-01 23:22

Mario Balotelli has scored a penalty in the fourth minute of added time to earn AC Milan a draw with Ajax Amsterdam.

Italy struggles to adapt to immigration

2013-07-19 11:00

From monkey chants in football stadiums to threats against the first black minister, racial outbursts in Italy reflect the profound social change taking place in a country relatively new to immigration.

Neymar, Balotelli face off

2013-06-22 09:00

Neymar and Mario Balotelli will face off when Brazil and Italy play to decide the Group A winner at the Confederations Cup.

Balotelli: I will leave pitch

2013-05-16 10:41

AC Milan star striker Mario Balotelli says he will leave the pitch if again targeted by racist chants, Italian media has reported.

Bad-boy Balotelli cops ban

2013-04-09 16:44

AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has been suspended for the next three Serie A games after insulting a match official against Fiorentina.

Mancini laments Mario loss

2013-04-05 19:33

Man City chief Roberto Mancini believes Mario Balotelli's departure to AC Milan harmed the defence of their Premier League crown.

Inter fined for Balotelli abuse

2013-02-26 16:26

Inter Milan have been fined €50 000 after fans racially abused their former player Mario Balotelli in Sunday's city derby with AC Milan.

Balotelli silences racists

2013-02-25 09:15

Mario Balotelli kept his composure in the Milan derby after being subjected to insults and racial taunts by fans of his former club.

Balotelli at centre of race row

2013-02-06 11:17

AC Milan vice-president Paolo Berlusconi has called new sign-up Mario Balotelli "our family's little black face" in a video.

Balotelli to leave City for Milan

2013-01-29 18:44

Mario Balotelli's career at English champions Manchester City has come to an end when the controversial striker signed for AC Milan.

Balotelli's brother arrested

2012-12-23 21:38

The brother of Italian striker Mario Balotelli has been placed under house arrest for allegedly assaulting two police officers.

Man City face EPL tribunal

2012-12-18 08:59

Mario Balotelli is taking Manchester City to a Premier League tribunal , raising the specter of another messy legal wrangle.

'Balotelli like Mona Lisa'

2012-12-05 21:14

Mario Balotelli's agent claims the unsettled Manchester City striker is like the Mona Lisa, virtually unaffordable.

City sorry for Balotelli 'warning'

2012-10-17 21:31

Mario Balotelli's agent says Manchester City contacted him to apologise for their perceived criticism of the controversial striker.

Man City snatch late draw

2012-10-03 22:53

Mario Balotelli has scored with a late penalty to earn Manchester City a Champions League home draw with Borussia Dortmund.

Mancini denies Balotelli spat

2012-09-21 13:58

Roberto Mancini has denied having a bust up with Mario Balotelli after leaving him out of Manchester City's Real Madrid clash.


Monday's soccer headlines

2014-07-21 15:32

Catch up all the soccer news, conveniently located in one place, including the latest transfer stories that everyone's talking about.

Balotelli courts more limelight

2014-07-11 14:22

Italy striker Mario Balotelli has stoked more controversy by publishing a picture of himself pointing a gun at the camera.

Agent fumes at Balotelli critics

2014-07-01 11:50

Mario Balotelli's agent feels he made a mistake by bringing the Italy international back to the Serie A, where he joined AC Milan.

Mario wants kiss from Queen

2014-06-20 15:28

Italy striker Mario Balotelli wants royal recompense if he becomes England's saviour at the Soccer World Cup in Brazil.

Coach reins in 'Super Mario'

2014-06-19 21:07

Italy coach Cesare Prandelli says that if Mario Balotelli does not keep his mind on the job he will be brought back down to earth.

'Super Mario' sinks England

2014-06-15 02:29

Former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has scored the winner as Italy beat England in their SWC Group D duel.

Immobile wants starring role

2014-06-09 11:25

Ciro Immobile wants to make a big contribution when Italy play against England in a highly anticipated Group D fixture at the Amazonia Arena on Saturday.

B*tch stole my look!

2014-05-26 13:51

Who wore the shirtless look better... Cristiano Ronaldo in this year's Champions League final or Mario Balotelli at Euro 2012?

Milan cruise to easy win

2013-11-27 00:13

AC Milan have kept their Champions League hopes alive with a comfortable win over a lacklustre Celtic side in their Group H match.

Balotelli regrets ref insult

2013-09-27 07:44

AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has apologised over the incident which led to the suspension he received for insulting a referee.

Injured Balotelli sent home

2013-06-25 07:53

Mario Balotelli was sent home from the Confederations Cup due to a strained thigh, leaving Italy without its top striker.

Serie A in racism crisis

2013-05-20 19:52

AS Roma and Inter Milan have been fined €50 000 after fans chanted racist abuse on the final day of Serie A.

Balotelli to act against abuse

2013-05-15 20:20

Mario Balotelli will walk off the pitch the next time he suffers racial abuse from the crowd, the AC Milan and Italy forward has said.

Balotelli caught train smoking

2013-04-08 13:05

AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli found himself in hot water yet again as he was caught smoking on a train, reports in Italy said.

Balotelli fined for vulgar gesture

2013-02-26 16:49

AC Milan forward Mario Balotelli has been fined by the Italian league for making a vulgar gesture at Inter Milan fans.

Milan praise Balotelli resolve

2013-02-25 12:45

AC Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri praised striker Mario Balotelli's resolve in the face of racist taunting during a Milan derby.

Balotelli cops traffic fine

2013-02-07 15:46

Mario Balotelli has been issued two traffic fines for driving without the relevant insurance documents after only a week in Milan.

Balotelli arrives in Milan

2013-01-30 19:33

Italy striker Mario Balotelli landed in Milan to finalise his move from English champions Manchester City to AC Milan.

Balotelli, Mancini in fracas

2013-01-03 18:03

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini and volatile striker Mario Balotelli have been photographed in an angry altercation.

Balotelli accepts club fine

2012-12-19 15:08

Troubled Italian striker Mario Balotelli has accepted a fine of two weeks' wages from his club Manchester City.

Toure: Balotelli will hit back

2012-12-12 18:51

Manchester City's Yaya Toure says he has no doubts that team-mate Mario Balotelli will hit back after a disappointing Manchester derby.

Balotelli told to be more serious

2012-11-20 18:14

Manchester City coach Roberto Mancini has told troublesome striker Mario Balotelli to learn to take his job seriously.

Balotelli warned by City chief

2012-10-14 15:51

Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has been warned he must set a better example with his behaviour on and off the pitch.

Man City, Everton exit Cup

2012-09-26 08:16

Premier League champions Manchester City and in-form Everton have been both sent packing from the League Cup.

Stoke's Wilkinson in hot water

2012-09-18 17:10

Stoke defender Andy Wilkinson has been charged with violent conduct following a clash with Manchester City's Mario Balotelli.

  • Monday Cape Town - 08:34 AM
    Road name: N2 Inbound
    DELAYS between Jan Smuts Drive and the M5 Highway Interchange
  • Monday Kuils River - 08:30 AM
    Road name: R300 Northbound
    STATIONARY VEHICLE in the left lane at the Van Riebeeck Road exit
More traffic reports...

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

Admin Assistant

Cape Town
Mobile Recruitment
R6 000 - R6 500 Per Month

PHP Web Developer

George - Knysna
Jam Factory Advertising
R7 000 - R9 000 Per Month

Project Manager

Western Cape
Bathopele Talent Factory
R750 000 Per Year

Property [change area]


Apartments / Flats R 650 000


Houses R 4 750 000

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now! - shop online today

2 TV Series for R250

Get 2 TV Series box sets for R250 and save up to R148! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Mind blowing deals on beauty & fragrances

Save up to 30% off beauty and fragrances. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 50% off hair care products!

Save up to 50% on professional hair care products at Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

30% off academic books

Score a mind blowing 30% off academic books! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Mind blowing deals on electronics!

Save up to 35% on electronics. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.