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Desiree Ellis Bayana South Africa

AWCON: Desiree Ellis announces Banyana Banyana squad

Head coach of Banyana Banyana, Desiree Ellis, has announced a squad of 21 players to represent South Africa at the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations tournament scheduled for Ghana from 17 November to 1 December.
Stuart Baxter

AFCON: Stuart Baxter recalls Thulani Serero against Nigeria

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter handed a surprise recall to midfielder Thulani Serero as he named his squad for this month’s key Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Nigeria.
Uganda Sebastien Desabre

Uganda squad named for Cape Verde qualifier, Nigeria friendly

Uganda coach Sebastien Desabre has named a 30-man squad ahead of a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Cape Verde next month.
Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt rejects Maltese club move

Usain Bolt has rejected a two-year deal with Maltese champions Valletta, the eight-time Olympic champion’s agent has confirmed.
Zimbabwe striker Nyasha Mushekwi

Zimbabwe’s Nyasha Mushekwi set for pelvic surgery

China-based Zimbabwe international Nyasha Mushekwi is set to undergo surgery in Germany next month to rectify an ongoing pelvic injury.
Mohammed Sangaré

Newcastle’s Mohammed Sangare withdraws from Liberia squad

The 19-year-old is one of the 13 overseas-based players in the squad for next month's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier with DR Congo in Monrovia.

Wydad Casablanca new signing Gabriel Okechukwu cup-tied for CAF Champions League

Gabriel Okechukwu has revealed he cannot feature for new Moroccan club Wydad Casablanca in the CAF Champions League as he has featured for Akwa United in the Confederation Cup and so he is cup-tied.

Usain Bolt trains with Central Coast Mariners in quest for pro contract

Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt had his first training session with Australia's Central Coast Mariners on Tuesday and said he is ready to prove the doubters wrong by winning a professional football contract.
Kepa Arrizabalaga

All Premier League completed transfer deals

The Premier League summer transfer window was shut on Thursday with the familiar craze of the deadline day. Several teams bolstered their side while some didn't bother getting new faces in.
Percy Tau

Brighton sign South African striker Percy Tau

Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion have announced the signing of forward Percy Tau from South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns.

Stars set to say farewell on Spanish La Liga’s final weekend

La Liga’s winners and losers are settled and the European qualification spots decided but for a collection of star players the final weekend of the season will be anything but a dead rubber.

Luis Suarez scores as Barcelona beat Mamelodi Sundowns to win Mandela Centenary Cup

Luis Suarez was among the goalscorers as Barcelona beat South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns 3-1 to win the Mandela Centenary Cup.

Terry Gibson: Barcelona won’t get closer to achieving invincibility

Ernesto Valverde's men saw their hopes of achieving 'Invincibility' end in the penultimate game of the domestic season as Levante inflicted a stunning 5-4 victory over the Spanish champions on Sunday.

Barca announce South Africa friendly to mark Mandela centenary

FC Barcelona will play a friendly match against South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns in Johannesburg on Wednesday, the club said on Thursday.

Mega match-ups as CAF Champions League groups kick off

The 2018 CAF Champions League group phase kicks off this weekend with mega matches in Egypt, the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa among the eight fixtures.

Usain Bolt returning to Borussia Dortmund for three-week trial

Usain Bolt said he will return to Borussia Dortmund for an extended trial after an initial two-day opportunity with the Bundesliga club last month.

Usain Bolt to play at Old Trafford in 2018 Soccer Aid charity match

Usain Bolt has revealed which football team he has signed for after announcing he will play at Soccer Aid 2018 at Old Trafford.

Usain Bolt signs for football team, set to announce club on Tuesday

Usain Bolt, the 100-metre world record holder, says he has agreed to sign for a football club.

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