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    U17 Star Settles At Wits As Olympics Approach

    South African U17 star, Sibongakonke Mbatha, was arguably Mzansi’s only player to leave a lasting mark in Chile, earning a move to Bidvest Wits this year. The tireless midfield man, who turned 18 in January, put on a number of impressive performances during the U17 World Cup last year, and has now begun to settle […]

  • Moeneeb Josephs  of Bidvest Wits  during the Absa Premiership match between Jomo Cosmos and Bidvest Wits on 13 April 2016 at Olen Park Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

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    13 Clean sheets and still going strong

    Joining The Clever Boys first in 2006 and then moving to Orlando Pirates in 2008, Josephs returned to The Braamfontein outfit in 2013. ‘Slim Kat’ made his PSL debut against African Wanderers on 7 September 1997 as a teenager in the colours of Cape Town Spurs. Josephs made PSL history on Tuesday the 9th of […]

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    HUNT: We Will Soldier On

    Obviously we are a little disappointed, because we should have won the match by a cricket score. We have 52 points after 25 games – that’s 2 points per game. The league has been won on 2 points a game for many years. We will continue to work hard and keep our heads up. The […]

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    Nedbank Cup Quarter Final Tickets On Sale

    Tickets are available at Computicket and Shoprite Checkers stores. In three of the four fixtures, tickets will cost R40 for adults and R15 for children under the age of 12. For the fixture between Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates, tickets will sell for R60 (west stand only) and R40 (for the rest of the stadium). […]


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    10 man Stars hold on for a point

    Both sides started well, but it was the hosts who had the better of the chances in the opening quarter of an hour. The visitors did well to keep The Clever Boys at bay until their first real effort from Nhlanhla Vilakazi in the 16th minute. Ea Lla Koto managed to grow into the half, […]


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    Clever Boys ready for Stars challenge

    Bidvest Wits eliminated Bloemfontein Celtic in the last 32 held at the Bidvest Stadium on Friday 4 March 2016. The final score was 1-0. The Clever Boys then faced Magesi FC, a NFD team, in the last 16. Daine Klate scored his first ever hat trick and with high spirits Bidvest Wits traveled home with […]

  • Daine Klate of Bidvest Wits celebrates his third goal with his teammates during the 2016 Nedbank Cup last 16 match between Magesi FC and Bidvest Wits at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, South Africa on April 01, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Johnstone: We need to gain momentum

    “We came from a very tough game and we managed to get a win from it, which is the most important thing. I know that Gavin said that Cosmos were very good on the day, and they fought well. We pretty much struggled, and we were very fortunate that we came away with a win. […]

  • Gavin Hunt, coach of Bidvest Wits during the 2016 Nedbank Cup last 16 match between Magesi FC and Bidvest Wits at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, South Africa on April 01, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Hunt: We have hunger and desire

    “To be honest and fair, Jomo Cosmos where the better than us. They deserved more out of the game than what they got. Our players gave a good professional defensive performance, but the squad was lacking a little bit of edge in the final third. If you look at the squad it is depleted, but […]

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    Bidvest Wits vs Free State Stars

    The Clever boys claimed their 5th successive league win when they beat Jomo Cosmos on Wednesday night at Olen Park. The hosts are currently placed second on the Absa Premiership log with 51 points from 24 games while the visitors are placed eighth with 32 points from 34 games. Ea Lla Koto’s three-match unbeaten streak […]

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    Clever Boys resilient at Olen Park

    The game started with positive intent being shown from both sides and tough midfield challenges that became a recurring theme on the night. Charlton Mashuma had the best of the early chances when his half-volley had Moneeb Josephs well beaten, but the ball struck the underside of the crossbar and bounced back into play. In […]