Sazi Hadebe Sports reporter

Sazi Hadebe is passionate about writing about SA football and has done it for more than 20 years. He's the former editor of Isolezwe (between 2012 and early 2016). Other than football, he follows almost all other sports and local news and events around the world. He's in his second stint as football writer at the Sunday Times and was part of the the team that broke the Operation Dribble story, a referee scandal in SA football, in 2004. The story won him an SAB Sports Award, alongside Kgomotso Mokoena, in 2005.

Sport

Golden Arrows coach Ncikazi hopes to hang onto his top performers

Lamontville Golden Arrows coach Mandla Ncikazi hopes to keep most of his key players that helped the club finish fourth ...

Sport

Mkhalele becomes first of ’96 generation to take charge of a Bafana game

Helman Mkhalele will make a small piece of history when he becomes the first member of Bafana Bafana’s celebrated 1996 ...

Opinion

SAZI HADEBE | Thulani Thuswa was a real ‘PRO’ and a joy to deal with

The former Sundowns communications manager knew the value of giving journalists what they wanted

Sport

Notoane forced to alter SA's plans for the Tokyo Olympics due to Covid-19 restrictions in ...

SA under-23 coach David Notoane has been forced to alter his plans for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after a mini ...

Sport

Black Leopards relegated after away defeat to Cape Town City

Black Leopards were relegated for the third time from the top flight of South African football after losing 3-1 to Cape ...

Sport

Golden Arrows coach Mandla Ncikazi: 'I fear Kaizer Chiefs and fear their good players'

Lamontville Golden Arrows coach Mandla Ncikazi has warned his charges to tread very carefully against struggling ...

Sport

Benni McCarthy: ‘The efforts of Pirates and everybody else are going to be in vain’

AmaZulu coach Benni McCarthy believes three points from their two remaining matches in their remarkable DStv ...

Sport

Will Benni McCarthy's AmaZulu troops bring more misery to Orlando Pirates in crunch ...

AmaZulu coach Benni McCarthy is hoping his well-rested charges are ready to fight for all the points they need to ...

Sport

Hunt is well aware of what is at stake for Chiefs as Wydad loom large in the Caf ...

Gavin Hunt will know exactly what to expect when Kaizer Chiefs face Morocco side Wydad Casablanca in the semifinals of ...

Sport

Kaizer Chiefs through to Caf Champions League semi-finals

Kaizer Chiefs continued with their unbelievable journey in the Caf Champions League when they qualified for the ...