Many victims of abuse talk about the difficulty of leaving an abusive relationship. This is also true of one Dan Malesela, who, if he is not at Chippa United – where coaches hardly ever see out their contracts – finds himself in another abusive relationship with a different club.
When he arrived in a blaze of common sense and Springbok optimism, SA Rugby director of rugby Rassie Erasmus had a phrase as catchy as it was endearing about what he wanted the players to do – “keep the main thing the main thing”.
Suspended Royal AM striker Ndumiso Mabena is “in limbo and struggling to provide for his family” after the club allegedly failed to pay his salary for the past two months.
This was revealed in an affidavit filed by Mabena, which City Press has seen, after the player took Royal to the labour court in Durban on Friday for refusing to pay his salary for July and last month.
The newly elected Safa national executive committee yesterday met for the first time to appoint vice-presidents and unveil a new technical director.
Cricket SA (CSA) is considering replacing Mumbai Indians-bound Proteas head coach Mark Boucher with not one but two coaches.
With the PSL transfer window closing on Thursday, Tiisetso Malepa assesses who did the best business in the market and wonders what will happen to out-of-favour players such as Kermit Erasmus.
Former Bafana Bafana star midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala’s wonder goal against Mexico in 2010 is listed as one of the top 100 greatest moments in Fifa World Cup history. This as the countdown to the start of the upcoming global showpiece in Qatar.
The 2010 World Cup may have happened more than a decade ago, but the memories of that occasion are still etched – figuratively and literally – in former Spain defender Joan Capdevila’s mind and body.
Despite being only 22 years old, Erling Haaland’s match statistics suggest that he is certainly a player destined for greatness, though some would argue that he has already achieved that.