News

All the latest news from The Clever Boys

Random entry RSS

  • CTCvBID-Report

    Posted in:

    The battle lines are drawn

    The Clever Boys lost 1-0 in the first leg of the clash and will be looking to redeem themselves at home this Sunday. After the 2016/17 season, the Bidvest Stadium is known as the Braamfontein Outfit’s slaughter house as not many teams who visit the city of gold leaves victorious. Bidvest Wits beat Cape Town […]

  • RUSTENBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - NOVEMBER 04: Buhle Mkhwanazi of Wits during the Absa Premiership match between Platinum Stars and Bidvest Wits at Royal Bafokeng Stadium on November 04, 2015 in Rustenburg, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

    Posted in:

    Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter is looking forward to seeing Bidvest Wits defender Buhle Mkhwanazi when he returns from injury

    Mkhwanazi has been out of action since May with a knee injury and the Clever Boys have missed him in their opening matches of the 2017/18 campaign. Wits have conceded five goals in their three matches in all competitions so far and Mkhwanazi looks set to only make a return in October. In his current […]

  • SAFA-Logo

    Posted in:

    Young Clever Boys look to shine in London

    The South African Men’s Under 19 National team will be participating in the London International Tournament. The tournament will take place from 30 August – 4 September 2017.  Daniel Meyer and Keagan Allan reported to the SAFA Technical Center In Johannesburg yesterday evening and will return to Bidvest Wits after the tournament is complete.

  • FSSvBID-ap-report

    Posted in:

    Clever Boys draw in Bethlehem

    The encounter was frantic from the beginning, with both sides playing with great pace and attacking intent. Debutant Kobamelo Kodisang opened the scoring for The Clever Boys in the ninth minute after bursting past a few challenges and driving the ball across the face of goal. The ball again found the back of the hosts net after […]

  • CTCvBID-mtn8-fixture

    Posted in:

    Cape Town City vs Bidvest Wits

    The Clever Boys opened the 2016/17 Absa Premiership Season against their foes from the Mother City and the match ended on a sour note with Cape Town City walking away with the three points that were up for grabs.  However assistant coach Paul Johnstone said “We will take each game as it comes and work on […]

  • Moeneeb Josephs of Bidvest Wits celebrates a victory over penalties during the MTN8 quarterfinal match between Bidvest Wits and Golden Arrows on the 11 August 2017 at Bidvest Stadium © Sydney Mahlangu /BackpagePix

    Posted in:

    MTN8 semi-final tickets on sale

    After a great start to the 2017/18 season we are already at the semi-final stages of the MTN8 competition and the fixtures have been announced. “Every match is important to us, and it’s always great to start the season with a win. The match against Golden Arrows was tough but our team came onto the […]

  • FSSvBID-Fixture

    Posted in:

    The Clever Boys - ready to play the game

    Following an unfavourable result in their clash against Cape Town City on Friday night, Bidvest Wits will be looking for redemption against bogey side Free State Stars. A heated first encounter in the Absa Premiership saw Hlatshwayo, Scott and Hlanti all picking up yellow cards, something the technical team will be looking to nip in […]

  • BIDvCTC-report

    Posted in:

    City claim three points in opening PSL clash

    The opening fixture of the 2017/2018 Absa Premiership saw Bidvest Wits start positively, attacking with intent and at great pace. Cape Town City were playing on the break with equal speed and focus and both sides looking well organized at the back. Elias Pelembe had a chance to open The Clever Boys account in the […]

  • Steven Pienaar of Bidvest Wits during the MTN8 quarterfinal match between Bidvest Wits and Golden Arrows on the 11 August 2017 at Bidvest Stadium © Sydney Mahlangu /BackpagePix

    Posted in:

    Bidvest Wits signs SA football great Steven Pienaar

    Pienaar started his career at Ajax Cape Town before moving overseas to join Ajax Amsterdam in 2001. He then spent the last 16 years of his career in Europe, lending his skills to teams such as Everton, Tottenham and Hotspur. He is now back home and joins the Clever Boys under a one-year contract with […]