Free State, South Africa Newswire (Page 6)

Free State, South Africa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Sport24.co.za | Former Buccaneer says Pirates are on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | News24

    Former Orlando Pirates midfielder Dumisa Ngobe feels the team has improved markedly and he expects them to go from strength to strength. Ngobe believes that head coach Milutin Sredojevic has made a positive impact at the club this season and feels that their all-round game is looking better when compared to the previous campaign.

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  2. Hunt will have to do well in Africa if he wants Bafana jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Iol.co.za

    NOT long ago, Gavin Hunt opened up about missing out on the opportunity to coach his country, the job going to Scotsman Stuart Baxter following the sudden sacking of another South African in Ephraim "Shakes" Mashaba. Even though their ambitions for last season would have been wrecked, Wits had made it clear that nobody at the club would have stood in Hunt's way if he found the then vacant Bafana post so tempting that he would quit while on the verge of winning his fourth PSL title.

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  3. Sport24.co.za | Practice paying off for TauRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | News24

    Mamelodi Sundowns forward Percy Tau was pleased to see his additional work on the training pitch paying off with two goals against Baroka FC on Tuesday night. Tau's brace helped Masandawana to a 4-0 away win and took them top of the league table for the first time this season.

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  4. Sport24.co.za | Parker expecting Chippa revenge missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | News24

    Chiefs beat the Chilli Boys 1-0 in a tense Telkom Knockout quarter-final match in Port Elizabeth at the start of November and now face the same side at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in an Absa Premiership encounter on Wednesday evening. Amakhosi are looking for a win to end a four-match draw streak in the league but Parker is wary of what he expects to be a fired-up home team.

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  5. Sport24.co.za | SuperSport wins Absa Premiership TV tenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | News24

    SuperSport will thus continue to broadcast the Absa Premiership for another five years, further strengthening a partnership that dates back 10 years. "The decision allows us to further entrench an outstanding soccer product in the hearts and minds of supporters across the continent.

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  6. Sport24.co.za | Pitso: Sundowns play footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Mamelodi Sundowns head coach Pitso Mosimane was pleased to see his side score four goals past a high-flying Baroka FC in an Absa Premiership clash. Before kick-off, Kgoloko Thobejane's charges were occupying top spot in the league with 19-points after an incredible start to their 2017/18 campaign.

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  7. Sport24.co.za | Pirates on top despite SuperSport drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Orlando Pirates and SuperSport United were forced to share the spoils after draw in an action-filled ABSA Premiership match. SuperSport had Pirates on the back foot for much of the first half as the visitors looked the more likely to score.

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  8. Ellis: SA needs PSL women's teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Iol.co.za

    The opening Match match of the Sasol League National Championships yesterday at Kabokweni Stadium between Mamelodi Sundowns Women and Bloemfontein Celtic Women featured 15 players who have represented South Africa. The reigning champions, Celtic, also had a Botswana international and Lesotho captain Boitumelo Rabale - who scored a brace in their 3-0 win over Sundowns, to extend the number of players who have played international football to 17. It shows the pull these two clubs have as well as the structures that develop players who go on to play at the highest level.

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  9. .com | Man sentenced to life not guilty of murder after spending more than 12 years in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Bloemfontein After spending more than 12 years in prison, a man who was sentenced to life behind bars for murder and robbery with aggravating circumstance has been set free. Bakane was arrested on June 23, 2004, after Johannes Albertus Mar from Pretoria was found strangled to death with a piece of curtain at his house.

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  10. Sport24.co.za | Selection mistakes happen - CoetzeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Cape Town - Springbok coach Allister Coetzee admits he has made mistakes, but not ever on purpose or because he "doesn't know what is going on." Coetzee mounted a firm defence of his selection policy, which has been widely criticised of late, and believes he has given more than enough opportunities to fringe players during the recently completed Northern Hemisphere tour.

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  11. Sport24.co.za | Nascimento returns to Sundowns trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Brazilian centre-back Ricardo Nascimento has resumed training with Mamelodi Sundowns but is not cleared to play until 2018, due to the foreigner rule restrictions. After previously parting ways with the 30-year-old due to a long term injury, it has now been confirmed he has signed terms on a new deal to come into affect in January.

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  12. Scarlets reveal what the situation is with Mike Phillips' future amid ongoing scrum-half crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | IcNetwork

    Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac has said he wouldn't hesitate in giving Mike Phillips another call if his side suffered a further scrum-half injury crisis this season. Phillips came out of retirement to answer an SOS for the region's two Guinness PRO14 matches in South Africa.

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  13. Sport24.co.za | Pitso brought 'winning mentality' to SundownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    The 53-year-old mentor celebrated five years at the club on Sunday, December 3 after replacing Dutchman Johan Neeskens in what has been an incredible turnaround for the Chloorkop side. Mosimane was left with the daunting task of saving the club from survival in the 2012/13 campaign which set the tone for his reign.

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  14. Sport24.co.za | Bok coaching saga: What happens now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    This is a big week in the Springbok coaching career of Allister Coetzee , who has returned to South Africa with his job very much on the line. Coetzee's Boks won two from four on their northern hemisphere tour, with losses to Ireland and Wales leaving the national side with 11 wins from 25 in the two years that Coetzee has been in charge.

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  15. Sport24.co.za | TKO final venue - a walk on the wild sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    One prominent soccer official suggested the decision to play last Saturday's Telkom Knockout final in which Bidvest Wits barely shaded Bloemfontein Celtic at the modest Princess Magogo Stadium in KwaMashu as having taken the Absa Premiership back 20 years. And what might be termed as "a walk on the wild side" was not only a surprise for almost every soccer fan in the country, but in the year 2017 was quite inappropriate for a major South African soccer final.

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  16. Orlando Pirates vs SuperSport United: Everything you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Iol.co.za

    SuperSport United continue their slow race to catching up with Absa Premiership title rivals on Tuesday night when they visit Orlando Pirates, who, until last week, had not won a league match in six outings. Such is the inconsistency this season that the Buccaneers still somehow managed to claw their way up to second place on the log following their narrow win over Bloemfontein Celtic two weekends ago.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Mngqithi: Sundowns should have cashed in on BilliatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Mamelodi Sundowns assistant coach Manqoba Mngqithi is of the opinion that Khama Billiat should have been sold after winning the 2016 CAF Champions League. Billiat was amongst a couple of key performers in the Brazilians' successful African campaign last year and was subsequently linked with a move overseas.

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  18. Sport24.co.za | Pirates monitoring Qalinge injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    The Orlando Pirates medical department has been hard at work this past week as they have been trying to get some first team regulars available for the Absa Premiership match against SuperSport United on Tuesday evening. According to the club's official website , the Buccaneers played a friendly match against the Reserve Team last week.

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  19. Sport24.co.za | Can SuperSport hit Pirates with another big score?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    The last time SuperSport United met Orlando Pirates , the men from Pretoria made a mockery of the Soweto giants, beating them 4-1 in the Nedbank Cup final . And, to make matters worse, Matsatsantsa also handed the Buccaneers one of their heaviest defeats in recent memories , so their clash on Tuesday will attract a lot of interest.

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  20. Sport24.co.za | White calls for review of SA Rugby's boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | News24

    Under Coetzee's guidance, the Springboks have won only 11 of 25 Tests - a meagre 44% win-ratio that is likely to see him lose his job. But White, who led the Springboks to Rugby World Cup success in 2007, feels the administrators who appointed Coetzee should also carry some of the blame.

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