Maritzburg United and Sekhukhune United opened their 2022/23 DSTV Premiership campaigns on Saturday night playing to a 1-1 draw against each other at the Harry Gwala Stadium. The interesting part about the draw is that the goals scored at each side were scored by players who are on loan from Orlando Pirates.
IDiskiTimes times journalist traveled to Naturena, Kaizer Chiefs training grounds and managed to capture a footage where former Cape Town City defender Edmilson Dove was part of the Kaizer Chiefs training squad. The player is believed to be working his way into getting a contract just months after leaving the Premier Soccer League.
Arthur Zwane and Kaizer Chiefs picked up their first win of the season following a convincing 3-0 win over Maritzburg United on Tuesday evening at the FNB Stadium. It was matchday 2 for Kaizer Chiefs having lost their opening game with a narrow 1-0 result against Royal AM. The game against Maritzburg saw Ashley Du Preez and Keagan Dolly open their goalscoring accounts for the season and a Mduduzi Tshabalala debut.
Kaizer Chiefs' Sporting Director Kaizer Motaung Junior has revealed that the club has not yet made any former Cape Town City defender Edmilson Dove as well as Bonfils-Caleb Bimenyimana. Both players are currently referred as "trialists" as they have been part of Amakhosi's training sessions this week.
Cape Town City teenager Jaedin Rhodes has committed his future to the club as he signed a new deal which will see him develop with the senior team following a good showing with the reserve side last season. The young midfielder was promoted from the citizens' reserve team towards the end of the previous season as he had an impressive season campaign in the DStv Diski Challenge team.
According to a reliable reporter from iDiskiTimes Lorenz Kohler, former Ajax striker Darren Smith has just completed his first training session with Kaizer Chiefs on Thursday morning. Nothing solid has been further reported but it appears this is in line with a possible move to the Soweto giants.
After being in existence for 45 years(since 1977) Bethlehem based side, Free State Stars are reported to be close to selling the club's status, ending it's existence as a football club. This comes as reports coming through is that the club is selling it's Motsepe Foundation Championship status to Castric FC and that a deal has already been agreed by the 2 clubs.
Having spent the previous season on loan at Sekhukhune United, Nyiko Mobbie is set to spend yet another season at the club on another loan deal. Mamelodi Sundowns have decided not to include the right back in their squad ahead of the new season and will try to keep on proving himself at Babina Noko.
Kobamelo Kodisang will leave SC Braga ahead of the new season to join Liga Portugal side Desportivo de Chaves on a season long loan. Desportivo de Chaves plays in the top-tier of the Portuguese football leagues and Kodisang is set for a stint with them this coming term. The agreement of th loan includes an option to buy the player if the club is well satisfied with his services.
The startling truth regarding Kaizer Chiefs' connections to former Bafana Bafana international Bongani Zungu was uncovered by Arthur Zwane. Prepare to be SURPRISED! Amakhosi has reportedly been interested in Zungu for the majority of the past year. They reportedly made a better offer than Mamelodi Sundowns, according to recent reports.
The controversy surrounding the mutch anticipated game between Zambia and Banyana Banyana seems to be far from from over, this comes as Zambia have confirmed that they have officially lodged a complaint about the referee. According to iDiskiTimes, the Zambian football Association have lodged a protest against referee Lidya Abebe who awarded Banyana Banyana a controversial penalty late in added time, which was converted to give Banyana Banyana the win.
The edition of one of South Africa's best has just been confirmed by Kaizer Chiefs! He is regarded as the nation's best at what he does by many people! Amakhosi's management has recently been strengthened by the hiring of one of, if not the best, strength and conditioning coaches in South Africa.
Have Kaizer Chiefs gotten themselves another number nine? It truly appears to be like that. Reports say the Amakhosi trialist Bonfils-Caleb Bimenyimana is conveying his quality. KAIZER CHIEFS TO SIGN BURUNDIAN STRIKER? As The South African site recently announced, the Soweto monsters have had the 24-year-old under appraisal at Naturena starting from the beginning of July.
While former Mamelodi Sundowns youth development talent Keegan Allen revealed his desire to play in the DSTV Premiership, he may be set for a bigger move than this. Following his impressive first season with the University of Pretoria which saw him win the Nedbank Cup most promising player, the 21-year-old was believed to be on the radar of Orlando Pirates and SuperSport United.
BREAKING NEWS: The Orlando Pirates have named Benni McCarthy and Pitso Mosimane as their NEW head coach! At long last, the happy day has here for all of you Buccaneers fans out there! The appointment of Pitso Mosimane and Benni McCarthy as the NEW head coach of the Orlando Pirates has been made official.
Following his resignation from Royal AM, Malawian tactician John Maduka is in line to be officially unveiled as Maritzburg United head coach this week. Reports from iDiskiTimes have revealed that Maduka has als picked staff members who will assist him in his new journey. Ditheko Mototo and Simon Gopane are the two names which were revealed to be in line for being part of John Maduka's technical team at Maritzburg United.
As you all know by now about Pitso Mosimane's exit from Al Ahly following what many can say a successful spell, given his decorated resume it did not take long for the South African born coach to be linked with other potential clubs. According to IDiskiTimes, the 57-year-old has already been linked with a move to the Gulf after Al-Rayyan SC and Al-Nassr were said to be keen on his services.
Former Chiefs midfielder teams up with a great from Manchester United at his new club. Popular former Kaizer Chiefs defender (who recently left the team) signs a two-year agreement with a new club, where he will play alongside a former Manchester United great. That is so impressive!
An ex-player from the Kaizer Chiefs has joined Golden Arrows. Former Kaizer Chiefs player joins Golden Arrows in another transfer. He scored seven goals for Amakhosi. A FORMER CHIEF'S SIGN FOR ARROWS IDiskiTimes reports that Ryan Moon has inked a contract with Arrows. Varbergs BolS, a top-flight club in Sweden, has re-signed the former Amakhosi player.
In what has been a trending topic lately is that Tshwane outfit SuperSport United have been put up for sale as the club has some administrative challenges. However, IDiskiTimes have now came up with a new report that the club has brushed aside those rumours and denied that they are selling the club.