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  • Gavin Hunt, coach of Bidvest Wits during the 2015 Telkom Knockout match between Free State Stars and Bidvest Wits at Goble Park Stadium, Bethlehem on the 03 October 2015
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    Hunt excited by run of matches for Wits

    Interruptions for international commitments and the recent Christmas and New holidays have made many coaches frustrated by the inconsistent programme … Hunt in particular. “Players need to play and this season has been a bit of a disaster. We have played just 13 games since August, so it’s been tough for everybody. Even now we […]

  • Phakamani Mahlambi of Bidvest Wits celebrates his goal during the Absa Premiership match between Bidvest Wits and Golden Arrows at the Bidvest Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa on November 21, 2015 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Mahlambi: Hungry for goals

    Mahlambi kep it simple, stating “I would like to be the top goal scorer for this season and that’s what I’m working towards. It felt amazing to score the first goal of 2016.” “We need to give credit to the team, they worked very hard yesterday and I would like to give a special mention […]

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    Clever Boys top PSL log

    The Clever Boys started the 2016 leg of their campaign off positively on the road at Nelson Mandela Bay, when they defeated Chippa United 3-1 and moved back to the top of the Absa Premiership table, two points clear of Sundowns. The visitors started brightly and the early pressure told, when debutant James Keene found […]

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    A Chat With Bongani Khumalo

    Bongani started his senior career in 2005 at AmaTuks and aside from winning the League with Supersport United, has also played top flight club football in the English Premier League with Tottenham Hotspur from 2011-2015. Khumalo returned to South Africa for a short stint with SuperSport United, and has now transferred to Bidvest Wits. Q: […]

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    Match Preview: Chippa Utd vs Bidvest Wits

    The Clever Boys are currently tied at the top of the log with Masandawana behind only on goal difference.  The Braamfontein outfit will look to claim the 3 points that are up for grabs and reclaim the number 1 spot on the log.  Bidvest Wits have won 8 out of 12 the games played in the 2015/2016 […]

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    Bongani Khumalo a Clever Boy

    Bidvest Wits FC Chief Executive Officer, Jose Ferreira, stated: “Bongani is a quality player with whom both coach Gavin Hunt and I have worked with before and won league titles at Supersport United. He will, undoubtedly bring immense value and experience to our squad and I have no doubt that his stay with us will be a huge success.” […]

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    Get to know James Keene

    Q: What brought about the move to South Africa? A: I have been in the game for a long time and know a lot of people. I was with Kaizer Chiefs in February and March last year. Things never materialised and this went out in the press. Stuart Baxter recommended Bidvest Wits to me saying […]

  • Jabulani Shongwe of Bidvest Wits  celebrates a goal with coach Gavin Hunt during the Absa Premiership match between University of Pretoria and Bidvest Wits  on 13 September 2015 at Tuks Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

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    Hunt pushing for PSL title

    Bidvest Wits currently sit joint top of the Absa Premiership table with Mamelodi Sundowns on 26 points and were defeated for only the second time this season when they lost 2-1 to Kaizer Chiefs at Cape Town Stadium. Downs are only above Wits in the league standings because of their superior goal difference. ‘Obviously I […]

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    Happy Holidays

    The team will be hard at work training over the festive period, to be in tip top shape for the next match which takes place on Sunday, the 10th of January, against Chippa United. Please note our offices will be closed from Monday 21st of December and will open on Monday the 4th of January […]

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    Chiefs victors in Cape Town

    The win sees Kaizer Chiefs in fourth place, five points behind log leaders Bidvest Wits. Gavin Hunt’s men could still finish the year top of the Absa Premiership table if Orlando Pirates bounce back, when they take on Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday 20 December 2015. Both sides looked attacking from the start, with Chiefs looking […]