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    Review – Engen Knockout Challenge

    The weekend was a buzz with teams from all over the Gauteng region looking to be crowned the number one side in the Engen KnockOut Challenge. Fridays’ proceedings got under way at 9:30 sharp with host Thabiso Mosiya welcoming everyone, followed by some African song and dance. The Bidvest Wits juniors got off to a […]

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    Siyabangena

    In spite of the resounding anticipation, no one is as motivated as our talented under-17 squad, intent on regaining their honour after suffering a loss in their last league encounter. We had lunch with Caesar Maphalla, the team’s coach and his captain, Jose Canada, to give us insight on their preparations for the Premier Cup […]

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    Pre-season chat with coach Hunt

    BVW: With the pre-season training camp under your belt what are your impressions of the squad? GH: “Well it’s a good squad, the attitude is positive and we have quality players.” BVW: Did you do anything different from last season’s camp, in terms of your preparations? GH: “Nothing changed, same preparations we just have a […]

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    Pule: Football is my life

    Bidvest Wits: How do you feel to be part of the Bidvest Wits family? Vincent…I’m excited for the opportunity to showcase my talent and am looking forward to making my mark in the team apart from that I am a cool calm and collected individual. Bidvest Wits: What do you want to achieve in this […]

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    Introducing, Thulani “Tyson” Hlatswayo

    The relaxed atmosphere, and pitch perfect conditions with drill Sergeant fitness coach Paul Johnston at the helm, one could get a sense that Bidvest Wits want to go at least a position better than last season and judging by the new signing it’s all or nothing for this talented squad. We caught up with Tyson […]

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    Engen Knockout Challenge 2014 kicks off

    Wits are hosting it for the 8th consecutive time in its 11th year running. Tournament Director, Dennis Tshabalala, was particularly excited about this years’ launch, saying that a big announcement was to be made by the Group Sponsorship Manager, Brad Berg, during his speech. Pleasantries where exchanged by host, Thabiso Mosiya, from Power FM, who […]

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    Doctor positive about Faty and Kadi

    Both players injured themselves during tough battles against Orlando Pirates, with the Burundian’s injury coming in a league match while Kadi suffered a blow in the Nedbank Cup final. It is never easy seeing two cogs in the team having to endure intensive knee surgery, but Dr Pillay is remaining optimistic that they will fully […]

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    Positive signs for Bidvest Wits youngsters

    The new coach has joined the prestigious Bidvest Wits Academy looking to help rake in more silverware for the teenagers. Salmon, who took his football abroad in Holland and Greece, says the youngsters are excelling well under Maphala’s tutelage. “Our U17 team is doing well in the league and they are forming into a strong […]

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    Faty poised for second operation

    The Burundi international put up a brave fight as he collapsed to the floor in agony during an Absa Premiership match against Orlando Pirates and he has already had to endure his first of two operations in the space of two weeks. Clever Boys team doctor Lee Pillay confirmed the talented playmaker can only begin […]

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    Under-19s heading to Denmark

    The Young Clever Boys continued their strong relationship with Brondby and were invited by the Danish outfit to participate in the two-week long tournament. “We are now busy finalising the Under-19 trip to Brondby in July,” said the head of Academy Affairs Glen Salmon. “We have been invited by Brondby, yet again, to come over […]

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    Arendse – ‘I wanted four number ones’

    Andre, we have seen Bidvest Wits maintain one of the best defensive records in the league and Moeneeb Josephs finding some of his best form. What impression has he left on you in his first season back at the club? That old man has been tremendous. He has been great and that is why I […]

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    Clever Boys Selected For South African Internationals

    Nhlapo was called up to the Senior National Team on Tuesday, May 21, to do battle for South Africa in international friendlies against Australia and New Zealand. Bafana Bafana will leave for Australia on Thursday, May 22, and play the Socceroos on May 26 before flying to New Zealand for a date with the home […]