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.

KZN derby ends 2-2 as AmaZulu score their first league goals of ... KZN derby ends 2-2 as AmaZulu score their first league goals of 2021-22

Benni McCarthy’s AmaZulu remain without victory in the DStv Premiership after playing a 2-2 draw in the KwaZulu-Natal ...

Orlando Pirates come from behind to beat Chippa United Orlando Pirates come from behind to beat Chippa United

Tshegofatso Mabasa, Goodman Mosele and Abel Mabaso helped Orlando Pirates maintain a promising turn towards form in the ...

Benni McCarthy frustrated as victory continues to elude AmaZulu Benni McCarthy frustrated as victory continues to elude AmaZulu

Victory continues to be elusive for AmaZulu in the 2021-22 DStv Premiership after they played to a second successive ...

Xoki keeps a positive outlook ahead of Usuthu's league tie ... Xoki keeps a positive outlook ahead of Usuthu's league tie against SuperSport

AmaZulu FC will be desperate to get their season back on track when they host SuperSport United in a DStv Premiership ...

'It was a horror show,' McCarthy says of AmaZulu biting the ... 'It was a horror show,' McCarthy says of AmaZulu biting the Bullet in Durban

“It was a horror show for me.” That’s how Benni McCarthy described AmaZulu's 1-0 loss against Malawian outfit Nyasa Big ...

I don't need Bafana Bafana to be inspired about playing young ... I don't need Bafana Bafana to be inspired about playing young players: Benni McCarthy

Benni McCarthy says he doesn’t need to be inspired by anyone, including a Bafana Bafana coach, to start believing in ...

Benni McCarthy banks on the trickiness of his players to beat ... Benni McCarthy banks on the trickiness of his players to beat Nyasa in Champions League ...

AmaZulu FC coach Benni McCarthy believes a bit of flair mixed with speed and lot of movements will make it easy for ...

Should be New Slovakian striker Safranko gets crucial semifinal ... Should be New Slovakian striker Safranko gets crucial semifinal strike for Sundowns

Mamelodi Sundowns’ Slovakian striker Pavol Safranko gave his new club a huge chance to advance to the MTN8 final ...

SuperSport United end their bad run against Golden Arrows with a ... SuperSport United end their bad run against Golden Arrows with a 3-1 win

SuperSport United ended their poor run against Lamontville Golden Arrows when they beat the Durban side 3-1 in a DStv ...

There's no date set yet on the return of fans and media at PSL ... There's no date set yet on the return of fans and media at PSL games: Khoza

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) is yet to finalise plans to bring back all the football media at the stadiums, the ...