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Late penalty sees South Africa lose to England in final Autumn...

World champions South Africa suffered a narrow 27-26 defeat to England in their final Autumn Nations Series Test at Twickenham in London on Saturday. Marcus...

Manchester United sacks Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Watford thrashing

English Premier League club Manchester United has sacked manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after a poor run of form which saw the club win just...

Algeria, Cameroon, Nigeria advance to World Cup qualifying playoffs

A number of Africa’s football heavyweights confirmed their places in the final round of the African World Cup qualifiers with the conclusion of the...

Zimbabwe suspends football association board over gross incompetence

Zimbabwe’s Sports ministry suspended the board of the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) "following several incidences of gross incompetence on the part of ZIFA", including...

Manchester City’s Mendy charged with two additional counts of rape

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has been charged with two additional counts of rape in addition to earlier charges of rape and sexual assault,...

South Africa to challenge decisions in World Cup qualifier defeat to...

The South Africa Football Association (SAFA) will petition world football’s governing body FIFA and the sport’s continental body CAF in a bid to overturn...

‘I could have won Tokyo Olympics 100m’, says retired Usain Bolt

Sprinting legend Usain Bolt said he could have emerged from retirement to win a fourth straight Olympic 100m title in Tokyo this year, insisting...

Tanzania to build half-million U.S. dollar ‘center for sports excellence’

The government of Tanzania has set aside 1.3 billion Tanzanian shillings (about 565,000 U.S. dollars) for the construction of a center for sports excellence...

South Africa subdues spirited Scotland to win 30-15

South Africa scored 13 points in the first 15 minutes of the second half and then leaned on its dominant scrum and forward pack...

Salah’s Egypt through to World Cup qualifying playoffs

Egypt went through to Africa’s World Cup qualifying playoffs Friday after fighting back from 2-0 down for a 2-2 draw in Angola. The point ensured...
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