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    Salmon Takes Over Wits’ MDC Side

    Former SuperSport United striker, Glen Salmon, has taken over the position of head coach at Bidvest Wits’ Multichoice Diski Challenge side. The 37-year-old forward is currently the Head of Youth in Braamfontein, however will be doubling up as Wits’ MDC head coach as he looks to take the next step in his coaching career. Salmon, […]

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    Celebrating 94 years

    The Bidvest Wits Football Club has its roots at Wits University in Johannesburg, where it was formed by the Student Representative Council in 1921. 94 years on and the club is firmly entrenched as one of South Africa’s football powerhouses, along with having one of the most sought after and successful football academies in the […]

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    Official Squad Announcement

    Goal Keepers 16 Moeneeb Josephs 36 Jethren Barr 1 Thakasani Mbanjwa Defenders 2 Nazeer Allie 3 Thulani Hlatshwayo 5 Markus Lecki 15 Buhlebuyeza Mkhwanazi 20 Siyabonga Nhlapo 24 Onismor Bhasera 29 Dillon Sheppard 38 Tebogo Moerane Midfielders 6 Batista Gome 8 Gerald Phiri 12 Vincent Pule 14 Keaghan Jacobs 17 Papy Faty 22 Jabulani Shongwe […]

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    Varsity Derby Clash

    Coach Gavin Hunt will be looking to exploit a slow start from the Pretoria outfit who have only managed to accumulate 3 points in 3 games. A 2 goal victory could see Bidvest Wits move to the top of the Absa Premiership standings. AmaTuks are yet to beat the visitors with the six matches seeing […]

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    Bidvest Wits Bow Out of the MTN 8

    Both teams made their intentions clear from kick off playing open, expansive football with good pace and looking to force the issue. The first effort of the game fell to Pelembe, after Klate delivered a set piece to the far post in the third minute. 12 minutes later Pelembe had another chance to put The […]

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    Bhasera: We want to win MTN8

    “It was a nice result for us with the condition on the day. We managed to come back with something important and we are looking to continue from there. This is a different ball game all together. They will come with a different approach. If we keep a clean sheet we know we will be […]

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    Mkhwanazi: We have an exciting team

    Buhle said yesterday at a press conference that “We have an exciting team. We have players who can win us the match, but cup games are tricky and it all depends who comes well prepared on the day.” The game takes place on Sunday at Bidvest Wits stadium. Kick off is set for 15h00.   Follow us […]

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    Bidvest Wits Want Phiri As A Non-Foreigner

    Phiri, who impressed during the recent COSAFA Cup in South Africa, completed his move to Wits recently, and has already been granted his South African work permit to be registered with the PSL. However, given that the 22-year-old has a South African father, the Siya crew has been informed that the Clever Boys are seeking […]

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    Hunt looks to press home advantage

    The Braamfontein outfit head into the encounter with a slight advantage having scored an away goal at the Coetzenburg Stadium in Stellenbosh in the first leg. The club last reached the final in 1995 where they famously beat Kazier Chiefs to lift the trophy. The hosts will be looking to turn the recent tide which […]

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    A Return To Winning Ways

    The game started brightly with the visitors seeing little of the ball in the opening exchanges. The first real chance of the match came in the 12th minute when Pelembe let one fly, narrowly missing the target. The match ebbed and flowed for the next quarter of an hour before some clever work from the […]

  • Sibusiso Vilakazi of Bidvest Wits challenged by Bantu Mzwakali of Ajax Cape Town during the Absa Premiership match between Bidvest Wits and Ajax Cape Town at the Bidvest Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa on August 08, 2015 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Vila To Stay With Wits?

    The Bafana Bafana midfielder midfielder has been linked with an exit from Wits, with Mamelodi Sundowns said to be keen on the player’s service. However, Gavin Hunt restored Vilakazi to the line-up for the first time since their win over Ajax Cape Town on the opening day of the Absa Premiership season. With five days […]

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    Kenyan Striker On Trial At Wits

    The 21-year-old forward, who is current playing for Gor Mahia in Nairobi, has scored 24 goals in the last six months for club and country, and is believed to be one of the brightest talents in Kenya at present. According to Siya sources, Olunga began training with Wits this week, and will be given a […]