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Kaizer Chiefs Announce Starting Lineup for Today's Game

Kaizer Chiefs have announced their starting eleven for today's game. Amakhosi are in Ellis Park Stadium for their DStv Premiership encounter against Sekhukhune United. Chiefs will be looking for a win that will improve their log position in the DStv Premiership log standings. Most importantly the club will be looking to keep their hopes of of top two finish alive.

  4 days ago ago
Kaizer Chiefs Announce Starting Lineup for Today's Game

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Kaizer Chiefs Suffer Huge Blow as Four Players will Miss Today's Game

At this point, Sekhukhune United is a serious threat to Kaizer Chiefs. On DStv Premiership Match Day 29, Amakhosi will travel to Ellis Park Stadium to face Sekhukhune. Chiefs will be aiming for a victory that puts them within striking distance of the top two spots.

  4 days ago ago
Kaizer Chiefs Suffer Huge Blow as Four Players will Miss Today's Game

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SAD| Mzansi remembers the 43 people killed at Ellis Park Stadium

Yesterday marked the 21st century of the Ellis Park Stadium Disaster and South Africans took to social media to remember those who were involved in the tradegy. Never forget that the news happened on the day of yesterday, 11th April 2001.  The incident was marked as the worst thing that has ever happened to Mzansi in history, with more than 250 people being injured and 43 people died.

  1 month ago ago
SAD| Mzansi remembers the 43 people killed at Ellis Park Stadium

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Confirmed: Top 10 Biggest Stadium in Africa, No.3 Is Deserving

Most African stadiums are now evolving and developing their standards to match the likes of European standards, thanks to the much sponsorship from investors and CAF this is now possible Here is the list of the top 10 biggest arenas in Africa 10. Stade 7 November, Tunisia This is the tenth biggest stadium in our continent with a capacity of over 60,000.

  3 months ago ago
Confirmed: Top 10 Biggest Stadium in Africa, No.3 Is Deserving

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PSL Weekend's Fixtures And Log Standings

Image credit: Twitter The Premier Soccer League returns to the passionate viewers of South African football. The action starts with the original Soweto derby between the Buccaneers and The Dube Birds at the Orlando Stadium, Soweto. We also have three more fixtures on Saturday and Abafana bas'thende visits the Tim Sukazi Galaxy in the Limpopo province.

  8 months ago ago
PSL Weekend's Fixtures And Log Standings

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"Rest in eternal peace" | Sad Day For Kaizer Chiefs & Orlando Pirates | Read This For More Details

As most South African football fans already know, the Ellis Park Stadium tragedy was a deadly and tragic crowd stampede that happened back on 11 April 2001, the Ellis Park Stadium tragedy unfortunately resulted in the deaths of 43 football fans at the Ellis Park Stadium during a match between rivals Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs.

  1 month ago ago

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'I will Never Forget What Happened At Ellis Park Stadium' : Kaizer Motaung

Chairman of Kaizer Chiefs reveals that his blood still shivers whenever he thinks about the incident that happened in Ellis Park Stadium on 11th April 2001 where 43 football fans who came to watch a game between two Sowetan giants, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates lost their lives.It has been 20 years since this incident that left people around the world shocked and saddened happened, Kaizer Motaung says he won't forget what he saw with his eyes and that is why the safety of the fans is very important in stadiums.

  1 year ago ago
'I will Never Forget What Happened At Ellis Park Stadium' : Kaizer Motaung

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Ex Kaizer Chiefs defender: It relieved a bit of pressure

Former Kaizer Chiefs defender , current Maritzburg United defender Keagan Ritchie says winning against the log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns has relieved a lot of pressure from them and brought confident in to the team. Maritzburg United will travel to Ellis Park Stadium to meet Sekhukhune United on Wednesday for the DStv premiership match.

  2 months ago ago
Ex Kaizer Chiefs defender: It relieved a bit of pressure

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Lorch and Lepasa returns to full training

If there is one thing that has hit Orlando Pirates Football Club the hardest, it's injuries to key players at key times. The likes of Thembinkosi Lorch, Zakele Lepasa, and recently Happy Jele have suffered injuries in the last season and a half that have affected the club drastically.

  6 months ago ago
Lorch and Lepasa returns to full training

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Ex-Chiefs defender's embarrassment-Almost got fined by Bobby!

A previous Kaizer Chiefs protector has opened up about the most humiliating snapshot of his Amakhosi profession, which nearly landed him in a difficult situation with the club.

  1 year ago ago
Ex-Chiefs defender's embarrassment-Almost got fined by Bobby!

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Absa Premiership Starting XIs: Orlando Pirates v Baroka

(Image: KickOff) Teams: Orlando Pirates v Baroka Date: 18 August 2020 Venue: Ellis Park Stadium Orlando Pirates are back in action this evening at 18h00, when they host Baroka at the Ellis Park Stadium. Pirates will be hoping to find their scoring boots and get back to winning ways after a disappointing restart to the season. The Buccaneers, whose realistic target is usurping Sundowns from the 2nd spot, will reduce the gap to within 2-points with a victory. They will also go four points beyond Supersport United

  1 year ago ago
Absa Premiership Starting XIs: Orlando Pirates v Baroka

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We Miss Pirates Supporters - Sandilands

After putting in a Man Of the Match performance, by not only pulling some stunning saves, but also making two penalty saves to deny Supersport United an equalizer, Wayne Sandilands says it has been difficult to play without the fans. Pirates goalkeeper Sandilands stood between Supersport United and victory at Ellis Park Stadium, denying Bradley Grobler and Thami Gabuza twice in the second half from the penalty spot. Sandilands says it has been difficult for Pirates players to perform to their best, without the

  1 year ago ago
We Miss Pirates Supporters - Sandilands

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After The 4-0 Win Over Baroka, See What Sekhukhune United Coach Said.

See what Sekhukhune United's coach had to say after his team's 4-0 victory over Baroka. Makhubedu: We Were Hungry Against Baroka MacDonald Makhubedu, the coach of Sekhukhune United, was effusive in his appreciation and credited his players for their outstanding performance against Baroka. At Ellis Park Stadium on Sunday evening, Babina Noko defeated Baroka 4-0 in the DStv Premiership to climb up to sixth place on the league's log standings.

  2 months ago ago
After The 4-0 Win Over Baroka, See What Sekhukhune United Coach Said.

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Kaizer Chiefs remembers fallen soldiers.

PSL club Kaizer Chiefs has remembered the 42 people who lost their lives in the Orkney disaster 30 years ago.   Amakhosi took to social media to pay tribute to those who never made it back home after losing their lives at the Oppenheimer Stadium in the city of Orkney, North West province in 1991. The Orkney disaster is the second worst sporting accident in South Africa after the Ellis Park Stadium disaster.    The Glamour Boys posted on social media that the incident will never be erased from many football

  1 year ago ago
Kaizer Chiefs remembers fallen soldiers.

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Kaizer Chiefs have entered Naturena

Kaizer Chiefs have entered Naturena The 2001–02 season was one of the Club's most successful in their history as well as their most tragic. They won four major trophies in four months; the Vodacom Challenge, the BP Top Eight, the Coca-Cola Cup, and the African Cup Winners' Cup. At the time the team was said to have been a team that was on "Operation vat alles" by its then public relations officer Putco Mafani, "vat alles" being an Afrikaans statement meaning "take everything" in English. However, the highs

  1 year ago ago
Kaizer Chiefs have entered Naturena

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Ellis Park Stadium disaster: Kaizer Motaung remembers 'very dark day for SA football'

It has been actually a long time since 43 allies were stomped on to death and numerous others harmed in a charge set off by immense groups at a class match between customary opponents Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs at Ellis Park Stadium.Pictures of a few bodies as they were spread out on the pitch for ID and clinical consideration stay carved in the memory twenty years after the fact and Chiefs manager Kaizer Motaung said April 11‚ 2001 will stay a dull day for SA football.

  1 year ago ago
Ellis Park Stadium disaster: Kaizer Motaung remembers 'very dark day for SA football'

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Pirates Fans Deserve Better- Vincent Pule

Orlando Pirates midfielder Vincent Pule says the club fans deserves to be rewarded, for rallying behind the team during difficult times,Pirates are still looking for their first piece of silverware since 2014 when they won the Nedbank cup against Bidvest Wits. Speaking to Soccer Laduma,the former Wits midfielder who joined Pirates last season says the players will continue to work hard till they deliver the elusive silverware in the club's cabinet. "We need to keep pushing and hopefully something will come up

  1 year ago ago
Pirates Fans Deserve Better- Vincent Pule

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Who will be Kaizer Cheifs New Coach?

Kaizer Cheifs New Coach The 2001–02 season was one of the Club's most successful in their history as well as their most tragic. They won four major trophies in four months; the Vodacom Challenge, the BP Top Eight, the Coca-Cola Cup, and the African Cup Winners' Cup.5 At the time the team was said to have been a team that was on "Operation vat alles" by its then public relations officer Putco Mafani, "vat alles" being an Afrikaans statement meaning "take everything" in English. However, the highs of cup wins

  1 year ago ago
Who will be Kaizer Cheifs New Coach?

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See : Top 10 Largest Football Stadium In Africa

A stadium is an area or venue for out of doors sports, concerts, or different activities and includes a discipline or degree both in part or absolutely surrounded with the aid of using a tiered shape designed to permit spectators to face or take a seat down and examine the occasion, this news letter will display the pinnacle 10 stadium in Africa with their details. See them beneath neath with pictures. 10. Abuja National Stadium (Moshood Abiola National Stadium). Credit: Complete Sports, Location: Abuja, Nigeria

  1 year ago ago
See : Top 10 Largest Football Stadium In Africa

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Absa Premiership Starting XIs: Pirates v Supersport

Teams: Orlando Pirates v Supersport United Date: 29 August 2020 Venue: Ellis Park Stadium Soweto giants Orlando Pirates "welcome" Supersport United in a fixture of paramount importance for both sides at the Ellis Park Stadium today. (Image: Stadium Management) The Buccaneers arrive into the game in desperate need for a victory, having gone six consecutive matches without one. Pirates, though, still have the realizable prospect of qualifying for next season's Caf Confederation Cup. Bio-bubble football has been

  1 year ago ago
Absa Premiership Starting XIs: Pirates v Supersport