My Independent
iol spt pic Neyar
AP

‘Carry on with nutmegs Neymar’

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique told Neymar to carry on regardless of the criticism he received for provoking players with his “nutmegging”.

Read Story

iol spt pic wayne rooney
AP

United look no better than opening day

Can you say there was much difference in performance between the draw at Cambridge and the opening-day loss at Swansea?

Read Story

iol spt pic Shakes Mashaba.
REUTERS

What Bafana really need

Safa must appoint a technical director to assist Shakes in the development of the next Bafana generation, says Rodney Reiners.

Read Story

Browse Soccer

Items 21 - 40 of 78

How Bafana rated at Afcon
January 29 2015 at 12:54

Independent Media football writer John Goliath rates Bafana Bafana’s performance at Afcon.

Read Story
0 comments

Jose backs Figo's Fifa bid
January 29 2015 at 12:49

Former world footballer of the year Luis Figo has the backing of Jose Mourinho in his unlikely bid for Fifa president.

Read Story
0 comments

Costa faces three-match ban
January 29 2015 at 11:23

Diego Costa will almost certainly miss Chelsea’s title showdown with City after being charged with violent conduct.

Read Story
0 comments

Spurs set up cup final against Chelsea
January 29 2015 at 10:18

Christian Eriksen added a late goal to help Tottenham Hotspur secure a place in the League Cup final against Chelsea.

Read Story
0 comments

Barca beats Atletico to reach Copa semis
January 29 2015 at 09:44

Neymar scored twice to lead Barcelona past nine-man Atletico Madrid and into the Copa del Rey semi-finals.

Read Story
0 comments

Race to dethrone Blatter intensifies
January 29 2015 at 04:12

Luis Figo has joined the list of candidates vying for Fifa president Sepp Blatter’s job.

Read Story
0 comments

Mali and Guinea face ultimate lottery
January 28 2015 at 23:17

Lots will be drawn to separate Mali and Guinea after they ended dead level in African Nations Cup Group D.

Read Story
0 comments

Ivory Coast advance to Afcon quarters
January 28 2015 at 23:02

Max Gradel finally broke the string of draws in Group D and sent the Ivory Coast into the quarter-finals of Afcon.

Read Story
0 comments

Van Praag ‘has sent six Fifa nominations’
January 28 2015 at 16:27

Michael Van Praag has named six countries who are backing him for the Fifa presidency.

Read Story
0 comments

Cristiano Ronaldo handed two-match ban
January 28 2015 at 16:24

Cristiano Ronaldo was handed a two-match ban after kicking out at an opponent during a clash with Cordoba.

Read Story
0 comments

FA slap fine on Mourinho
January 28 2015 at 16:02

Jose Mourinho has been fined after claiming there was a “campaign” to influence referees' decisions against Chelsea.

Read Story
0 comments

Luis Figo for Fifa president?
January 28 2015 at 15:51

Luis Figo announced his intention to run against incumbent Fifa President Sepp Blatter in an interview.

Read Story
0 comments

Man City want Yaya, Bony back
January 28 2015 at 14:31

Man City want Yaya Toure and Wilfried Bony for the title clash at Chelsea - but the Ivorians are in Equatorial Guinea.

Read Story
0 comments

Giresse set for Senegal exit
January 28 2015 at 14:19

Senegal coach Alain Giresse has reached the end of his contract and may become the first managerial casualty of Afcon.

Read Story
0 comments

Costa accused of stamping in cup clash
January 28 2015 at 14:01

Chelsea’s Diego Costa could have earned him a red card after two stamping incidents in the League Cup clash with Liverpool.

Read Story
0 comments

Tovey preaches patience with Bafana
January 28 2015 at 12:58

Former Bafana captain Neil Tovey says the public needs to be patient with the team as they are a work in progress.

Read Story
0 comments

'Happy' Bale rules out Man United move
January 28 2015 at 12:51

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale says he is happy at the Bernabeu and has no intention of moving to Man United.

Read Story
0 comments

English clubs dominate transfer deals
January 28 2015 at 11:22

English clubs are spending more money in the international transfer market than any other country, according to Fifa.

Read Story
0 comments

Ivanovic heads Chelsea into cup final
January 28 2015 at 10:01

Chelsea reached the League Cup final after Ivanovic's towering extra-time header secured a win over Liverpool.

Read Story
0 comments

Orlando Pirates eye cup glory
January 28 2015 at 09:51

Pirates coach Eric Tinkler says the team's objective in the second half of the season is to defend their Nedbank Cup title.

Read Story
0 comments

Items 21 - 40 of 78