Mourinho says in-form Bale ready for Fulham trip

With four goals in four games, the forward has hit his stride

Bafana-Ghana match will go ahead at Soccer City

Safa boss dismisses claims of venue change for crucial Afcon qualifier

Pirates down Celtic to move to third on the log

Makaringe hits the winner for Bucs as AmaZulu maintain fine run with win over SuperSport

Amakhosi chase Mbule and Nange as Hunt prepares huge clear-out

Other targets include Sifiso Hlanti of Swallows and unattached goalkeeper Brandon Peterson

Boris Johnson backs UK bid for 2030 football World Cup

Government to pledge £2.8m towards British and Irish bid, with prime minister calling for a bonanza of football

Chiefs coach battles to find some positives after Wydad disaster

Hunter tries to come to terms with his club’s Champions League group defeat

Motsepe inches closer to top Caf position

Challengers for Africa’s top football post could become vice-presidents under the Sundowns owner

McCarthy wants his AmaZulu players to be a lot sharper

Coach vows to ‘soldier on’  after his team’s surprise loss to struggling Black Leopards

Man United battle against big guns and other talking points

Liverpool winning again but West Ham look most ready for Champions League action

Lean period continues for Hunt and Amakhosi

Kaizer Chiefs misery continues with 4-0 defeat dealt by Moroccan giants Wydad Casablanca in Burkina Faso

Themba Zwane on target as Sundowns cruise in Tanzania

The SA team got off to a flying start against Algeria’s CR Belouizdad

Mikel Arteta banks on Arsenal’s senior players to ‘drive boat forward’

Gunners fight back to beat the Foxes after producing an equally impressive comeback against Benfica

Chelsea win over United would complete landmark week for Tuchel

The German coach is not afraid to bruise the egos of top players and made it clear he expects his instructions to be carried out to the letter

Zinnbauer cautious as Bucs face Maritzburg

Complacency ruled out against side that could cause an upset

Chiefs to finally get a crack at Morocco’s Wydad

Gavin Hunt and 18 players to fly to Burkina Faso for a match that has been postponed several times

SuperSport find their feet to hold marauding Pirates

Pirates dominate the first half, while Supersport recovered in the second half to equalise

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