Soccer

Moroka Swallows walk against gender-based violence

11 months ago

Moroka Swallows F.C players were at the receiving end of the hard talk from the club’s integrity committee chairperson, Tshepo Mokoena, at the Zoo Lake Sports Club grounds. This is where Mokoena’s non-profit organization, MADA, was hosting a 5km walk

Soweto’s oldest soccer boss resigns

2 years ago

By Brenda Yumba Legendary Lucas “Rhoo” Radebe, John “Shoes” Moshoeu, Benedict “Tso” Vilakazi are just a few of many names that Ntate Leshole Lazarus “The Boss” Tlhahane (83) has helped to hurl to stardom.  Teko Modise used to crash on

Football juggler with sticky shoes

2 years ago

This is passion and courage wrapped in astounding football-juggling skills. Jabu “The Celeb” Mdaka (27) went to the extent of taking his savings and boarded a bus to visit countries like Botswana, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Zambia to entertain people.  He

The 2018 Fifa World Cup Trophy Graces Soweto

3 years ago

Sowetans overpopulated Maponya Mall to have a glimpse of the Fifa World Cup Trophy, as it touched down in their neighbourhood. The coveted trophy will tour over 50 countries in six continents. Its last stop is Russia which is the

Soweto Soccer: From Dust To Stardom

3 years ago

It is skin-tearing playing fields like this one that shot some of Soweto soccer players to international stardom. The local emerging club owners are still clinging on to that practice. Nathi Mphangi (16), formerly of Glenridge United F.C. is a