Winning Afcon was never end goal - Mbalula

Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula has praised Bafana Bafana after they were knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Afcon: Tunisia and DRC advance

Tunisia and DR Congo have both advanced to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after drawing 1-1.

LvG wary of Cambridge cup threat

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said on Thursday that cup upsets in his native Netherlands means he will take nothing for granted when his side faces Cambridge United in the FA Cup.

Townsend gives Spurs slender lead

Tottenham will take a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of their League Cup semi-final against Sheffield United after Andros Townsend's penalty secured a barely-deserved success at White Hart Lane on Wednesday.