In Case You Missed It - 5 August


Cape Town City boss John Comitis has revealed his club has approached English Premier League champions Leicester City regarding a possible future partnership. Full story has learnt that Mamelodi Sundowns striker Bongi Ntuli is seeking a move away from Chloorkop. Full story has learnt that Chippa United midfielder Xola Mlambo is set to join PSL runners-up Bidvest Wits. Full story

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has been left delighted by the South Africa Under-19 team's exploits at the Durban U-19 International tournament. Full story rates the performances of the South Africa Under-23 players after they secured a point against Brazil last night, playing with 10 men for the last 35 minutes. Full story

South Africa under-23 defender Abbubakar Mobara has praised his team’s efforts in their opening Men’s Olympic football clash against Brazil on Thursday evening. Full story has gathered that former Bafana Bafana striker Katlego Mphela is yet to agree terms with Royal Eagles over a new deal. Full story

Namibian goalkeeper Virgil Vries will be staying on at Maritzburg United after agreeing a new two-year contract. Full story

Safa on Friday announced that African powerhouses Egypt will lock horns against Bafana Bafana in this year’s edition of the annual Nelson Mandela Challenge. Full story

Maritzburg United chairman Farouk Kadodia has confirmed German sportswear giants Puma as the club's new sponsor ahead of the 2016/17 PSL season. Full story

Banyana Banyana have suffered an injury blow after striker Shiwe Nogwanya was ruled out of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games due to an ankle injury. Full story

South Africa Under-17 coach Molefi Ntseki says winning against Tanzania and qualifying for the CAF African Youth championships in Madagascar would give SAFA’s Vision 2022 a new impetus. Full story

South Africa Under-23 goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has downplayed the criticism he received prior to the 2016 Rio Olympic, and expressed satisfaction over the team’s result against Brazil. Full story

‘Big three’ target Thapelo Morena will re-join Bloemfontein Celtic after the Rio Olympics – that’s the latest from his Free State club. Full story

Chippa United have confirmed they have decided against retaining veteran defender Ruben Cloete following the expiry of his contract with the club. Full story

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Lucky Baloyi says the team are keen to build on their CBL Cup victory when they compete in the F.A.M.E Charity Cup on Saturday. Full story

Defensive midfielder of the South African men’s Olympic team Mothobi Mvala has apologised for the red card he received in the opening match of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games against hosts Brazil. Full story

Royal Eagles general manager Richard Makhoba has reassured the club’s fans that striker Katlego Mphela will be playing for them next season but ruled out the signing of Orlando Pirates keeper Felipe Ovono. Full story

Ajax Cape Town coach Roger De Sa believes the experience of Itumeleng Khune – which proved vital last night as the Under-23 team held Brazil to a 0-0 draw in a Group A opener of the Rio Olympics – is something that Owen da Gama’s charges can build upon in their next matches. Full story

Ajax Cape Town chairman Ari Efstathiou insists that his star player Rivaldo Coetzee will not be joining Mamelodi Sundowns or any other PSL club. Full story

Banyana Banyana will not be able to attend tonight’s opening ceremony for the Rio Olympics and take part in the traditional march by participating athletes. Full story

The era of Equatorial Guinea as a force in African women’s football looks over after they were kicked out of the next three African Women’s Championships. Full story