Broom to brush away the cobwebs

2015-05-22 12:25

When Shakes Mashaba assembles his Bafana squad for their opening AFCON qualifier, he'll need a broom to brush away the cobwebs, says Mark Gleeson.

Nonsense to make Chiefs wait

2015-05-05 12:15

Mark Gleeson says it's a load of nonsense that champions Kaizer Chiefs have to wait until the last day of the season to lift the trophy.

'Soft' Bafana face AFCON test

2015-04-09 13:07

Fortitude will be the operative word for Bafana on their AFCON 2017 adventure, something critics say they lack when the going gets tough, writes Mark Gleeson.

SABC blackout of Bafana

2015-03-26 14:46

Mark Gleeson delves deeper into the reasons behind why fans were forced to miss Bafana Bafana's clash with Swaziland.

Mark Gleeson writes for Sport24

2015-03-17 12:30

Sport24 has secured the signature of soccer anorak Mark Gleeson who will be putting his expert knowledge into writing from this Thursday!

Fresh goals for PSL committee

2012-11-06 10:13

A new chapter of sorts begins later this week when the PSL votes in a new executive committee, writes Mark Gleeson.

Stick to your strengths!

2012-09-03 09:51

Mark Gleeson suggests Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund deviated from his strengths when naming his squad to face Brazil.

Bevy of PSL contenders

2012-08-08 10:51

Mark Gleeson takes a look at the title contenders for this season's PSL tournament, starting this weekend...

Wishing Banyana well

2012-07-09 12:17

South Africa’s footballing focus will fall on Banyana in the next few weeks at the London Olympic Games, writes Mark Gleeson.

Obvious pick for Bafana coach

2012-06-25 11:20

Now that the Bafana Bafana job chase is just down to two men, the choice for the role is an obvious one, writes Mark Gleeson.


Amakhosi send out mixed signals

2015-05-08 12:17

Instead of taking their local domination and extending it Africa-wide, Kaizer Chiefs send out indifferent signals, says Mark Gleeson.

Amakhosi's 'D' deserves plaudits

2015-04-23 13:30

The recipe for constructing a winning team is to build from the back, something Kaizer Chiefs got right this season, says Mark Gleeson.

SAFA cut national executive - to be applauded

2015-04-07 10:41

Mark Gleeson on the recent ‘constitutional congress’ held by SAFA which resulted in some significantly positive changes.

Only 1 question asked in PSL

2015-03-19 13:06

There is only one question South African football followers have wanted answered in recent weeks, writes Mark Gleeson.

Pitso's shot at redemption

2012-12-05 14:30

Given Pitso Mosimane's tarnished image, his new job at Mamelodi Sundowns comes with the platform of redemption, says Mark Gleeson.

PSL minnows to the fore

2012-09-17 09:19

The unfancied front-runners in the PSL standings offer evidence of the competitive nature of the league, says Mark Gleeson.

PSL's global profile is weak

2012-08-21 10:18

The PSL's two hottest talents in recent years have failed to shine on the international stage, which is worrying, says Mark Gleeson.

Igesund flavour of the moment

2012-07-17 09:59

Pundits are circling new Bafana coach Gordon Igesund like love struck bridegrooms. Mark Gleeson wonders how long it will last...

Lucky No 17 for Igesund?

2012-07-02 08:28

Gordon Igesund has become the 17th man to coach Bafana, hopefully signaling a change of fortune, says Mark Gleeson.

Bafana's hopes hit early snag

2012-06-04 08:45

As has now become tradition, Bafana Bafana have made things as difficult as possible for themselves, writes Mark Gleeson.

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