Those who have problems with Ramaphosa are rubbing their hands in glee at what they see as reinforcement that he is captured by those who funded his campaign, writes Chris Vick.
Brazil coach Tite told Lionel Messi to show some respect following claims from the Argentina captain that the Copa America had been "fixed" so the hosts would win.
Brazil coach Tite admitted on Wednesday he fears the injustice of a penalty shoot-out as the hosts prepare to face Paraguay in the Copa America quarter-finals on Thursday.
Hosts Brazil were handed a favourable group at the 2019 Copa America draw in Rio de Janeiro, but arch-rivals Argentina landed a tough appointment with Colombia.
Brazil coach Tite left questions hanging over his future as the five-time champions crashed out of the World Cup.
While some of their biggest rivals have already fallen by the wayside in Russia, Brazil have been making serene progress towards the latter stages of the SWC.
Only six countries have won the SWC in the last 50 years, but a thrilling group stage in Russia has increased the possibility of a fresh name at least making it to the final.
Brazil coach Tite says their off-form superstar Neymar shouldn't be expected to shoulder their World Cup hopes as they take on Serbia.
Neymar started Brazil's crunch SWC clash with Costa Rica as coach Tite kept faith in the side that started a disappointing 1-1 draw against Switzerland.
Brazil's football confederation confirmed on Twitter the appointment of Tite as the new national team coach.
Corinthians boss Tite was named as the new coach of Brazil, succeeding Dunga who was sacked after the team's humiliating exit from the Copa America.
Brazil coach Tite admitted on Monday he's been having sleepless nights ahead of the Copa America semi-final against Argentina.
Brazil coach Tite admitted that superstar striker Neymar had "made a mistake" when he clashed with a fan in France but that didn't deter him.
Tite has been handed a new contract to remain as coach of the Brazil national team until 2022 despite their traumatic SWC quarter-final exit in Russia.
Brazil coach Tite said he is desperate to avoid the "horror" lottery of penalties against World Cup quarter-final opponents Belgium.
Brazil coach Tite says Neymar is back to his best as the five-time champions take on Mexico here for a place in the World Cup quarter-finals.
Brazil coach Tite says his team can handle being made Soccer World Cup favourites after defeating Serbia to set up a last 16 clash against Mexico.
Brazil coach Tite leapt to Neymar's defence Tuesday after former England and Real Madrid boss Fabio Capello labelled the star forward a "diver" over his World Cup theatrics.
Brazil coach Tite views England as one of the favourites for next year's World Cup and believes the Premier League has benefited their national team.
Brazil's legendary former striker Pele has hailed new national coach Tite as a "reliable" pair of hands for the demoralised national team.
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