In life we all have different paths to follow which will in the end lead us to our destiny. In most instances many of us have to start somewhere before we finally realise our main purpose in life. At one point in life our paths may be link, but the end is very much different.
Many coaches are released from their position after a disastrous season they are going to forget but they will find a way and pull themselves together individually. A Cape Town side have parted ways with their head coach who failed to reach his goal that was set by his football club management.
John Tlale will go down as one of the greatest goalkeepers of Mamelodi Sundowns. During his years of service with the team, he went to win three successive league titles. Tlale's iconic status had since been challenged by the likes of Calvin Marlin, Brian Baloyi and Denis Onyango at Chloorkop. We look at the life and career of the legendary Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper, John Tlale. John Rantsi Tlale was born on 15 May 1967 in Kroonstad, Free State. He began his professional career with Bloemfontein Celtics in
Shot stoppers in Mzansi are not a rare commodity but rather something we produce with pride, we are world class in the goal keeping department and have produced all kinds of colorful keepers that are very talented and passionate they are listed in no particular order. Brian 'Spiderman' Baloyi Spiderman who famously left Amakhosi to join Amasandawana is serial winner, and one of Mzansi's top talent in terms of goal keeping abilities. He is no a goal keeper coach, but fans remember him for penalty saves and blonde
One goal was enough to secure crucial three points for the Vhenda side Black Leopards as they thrashed Ajax Cape Town 1-0 at Soccer City Johannesburg. A goal in the ealry stages by thile Leopards Captaìn Mwape Musonda in the early stages of the first half after picking a lose ball in the middle of the park and laid to Matlutlwa who passed to Musonda who it passed Ajax keeper. The great wall of Vhenda was static enough to stop the Urban Warrios from making it level in the game or going ahead. The Urban Warrios
Orlando Pirates may have crippled the Team Of Choice by signing their valued player in Richard Ofori whom Josef Zinbauer has given more game time since his arrival at Orlando Pirates Before the arrival of Ghana's number one at Orlando Pirates Calvin Marlin was the most trusted goalkeeper at Orlando Pirates but the Ghanaian keeper has kept the veteran Marlin on the bench in recent game While Ofori has shone for Orlando Pirates since his departure from Pietermaritzburg United the latter has struggled to such an
Mentor Sammy Troughton has affirmed his takeoff from Cape Town All Stars. Troughton endured just two games with All Stars subsequent to assuming control over the training reins, from previous Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Calvin Marlin. The previous Pretoria Callies mentor has gotten back to Tshwane and is hanging tight for offers for next season.
After some years of a shaky goalkeeping department at Orlando Pirates, Dr Irvine Khoza saw some outstanding performances of Richard Ofori while playing for Pietermaritzburg United then negotiated his move to the Sea Robers asernal Before Oforis arrival to the Buccaneers there was no outstanding contender of being the number one goalkeeper in the team. The likes of Mhlongo,Mabogwane,Mpontshane and Calvin Marlin had all failed to stamp their authority as the last line of defence for the mighty Buccaneers However
Former Kaizer Chiefs coach who was recently fired Earnst Midderndorp, could jump straight to another coaching job in the Premier Soccer League. Midderndorp was fired by Kaizer Chiefs last week with one year still remaining on his contract. Ajax Cape Town has shown interest in his service but that depends on their promotions playoff first. Ajax Cape Town have put Ernst Midderndorp high up on their list of potential coaches who might be interested in coaching them, if they become promoted to the PSL. Should Ajax
Former Ajax Cape Town and Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Calvin Marlin says Limpopo based side Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila seems to take their foot off the pedal when they play against their "homeboys" Black Leopards. Ahead of Tuesday afternoon must-win clash with TTM Calvin Marlin says his side will give it their best shot to collect maximum points. Black Leopards beat TTM 3-1 on Saturday afternoon to take their points tally to 6 after 2 matches. Ajax are second with 3 points that they collected against TTM
Source: Soccer Laduma With Ernst Middendorp expected to leave Kaizer Chiefs, his next destination could depend on the ongoing promotion/relegation play-offs. Soccer Laduma broke the news two months ago that the German mentor had made Ajax Cape Town’s shortlist to take over next season, and at the time, the Urban Warriors were in pole position for an automatic return to the Premier Soccer League topflight – but things drastically changed in the bio-bubble over the last five weeks and it was Swallows FC who
The German Shepard and former coach of Kaizer Chiefs Ernest Midderdorp who parted ways with the Naturena side in the past week has attract interest for Cape Town side. The GladAfrica side Ajax Cape Town has shown interest on the German born marksman to be thier coach in the next season. The Urban Warrios who are battling to get promotion to Premier Soccer League in the playoffs and have managed to claim three points in thier two previous fixtures. Interm coach for Ajax Cape Town Calvin Marlin who jas managed
Over the years South Africa has produced world class goalkeepers but only a rare few went to play abroad, as best as are they only remained local. Calvin Marlin would have been one of the best in the Premier Soccer League but he played in an era where Brian Baloyi and William Okpara dominated. Calvin Marlin was one of the best goalkeepers in South Africa. His reflex passes, bravery and agility skills are some of the strengths that have enabled him to reach the level that he got to. Marlin was a participant at
AJAX Cape Town once again fell short in the National First League (NFD) Now the Cape team has to rely on the play-offs of the promotion relegation battle to try again for participation in the Premier Soccer League (PSL). That's because Calvin Marlin (coach)'s troops threw away a nine-point lead and the NFD title this season. Yesterday's 3-0 victory over Mbombela United in the Rand Stadium was a matter of too little too late. However, it is Brandon Truter (coach)'s Swallows FC team that is the NFD champion and
Image Courtesy of sowetanlive Ernst Middendorp could bounce straight go into another clubs technical area in the Premier Soccer League, however that all depends. The German headed out in different directions with Kaizer Chiefs a week ago regardless of as yet having a year left on his agreement, and it has now been reported that he is in good position to turn into the following Ajax Cape Town mentor. Image Courtesy of soccerladuma It's perceived the Urban Warriors have put the 63-year-old high up on their rundown
All around voyaged Serbian mentor Vladislav Heric has been uncovered at a Premier Soccer League club in front of the new GladAfrica Championship season. Having completed the 2019/20 season as Ajax Cape Town after their fruitless endeavor for advancement, the Mother City outfit affirmed that they would rebrand and rename the club as Cape Town Spurs subject to the endorsement of the PSL, this after their relationship with Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam reached a conclusion. Since the Ikamva-based side has assumed
DAVID Kannemeyer, previous protector of Ajax Cape Town, says the club's powerlessness to handle the advancement/transfer end of the season games like a competition could add to its ruin. That is actually why Kannemeyer questions that Ajax will play in the Chief Soccer Group (PSL) next season. The Metropolitan Warriors tackle Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila (TTM) in the groups' return leg of the play-off arrangement. Ajax needed to dive somewhere down in the primary game to overwhelm TTM 3-2. Sege The
Orlando Pirates may fancy their chances to bring home some silverware in the form of the winner takes all on the 12th of December against Bloemfontein Celtics The Buccaneers coach may have one problem though ,his goalkeepers are not performing up to the desired standards so far. Richard Ofori has been very poor in the last three games including the encounter against Capetown City in Capetown yesterday Abbubaka Mobara scored a cracker against Ofori out of the 18 area which frustrated coach Josef Zinbauer if Ofori
Previous Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Calvin Marlin is set to be designated as the mentor of a club in Cape Town.
Ajax Cape Town destroyed Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila 5 - 1 in a PSL Promotional /relegation playoffs tie played at the BidVest Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon. An Eleazar Rodgers second half hat trick gave the Urban Warriors a much needed win going into the their last game against Black Leopards on Friday afternoon. It was the Venda based side that started the brightest and were rewarded with a priceless goal in the 11th minute when their on form man Nevhulamba put them in front with a neat finish.