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Former South Africa Striker McCarthy Blames Arsene Wenger FOr Mourinho Attacks

Mourinho coached McCathy in Porto South African legend Benni McCarthy has enjoyed Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho‘s sniping at Arsenal rival Arsene Wenger. McCarthy played for Mourinho at Porto. “Mourinho’s one of these people who thinks, ‘if you throw a punch at me, I’m going to throw two at you’. He threw two knockout punches at Wenger,” he told talkSPORT. “I...
Via Afrikan Soccer
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Pirates Target Mushekwi

  Soweto giants Orlando Pirates have set their eyes on Memolodi Sundowns striker Nyasha Mushekwi as they look to strengthen their team with quality players for the coming season. The Bucs were hit by the retirement of their big striker Benni McCarthy even though he didn’t feature much in the last campaign due to injuries. Orlando Pirates have only three original strikers in the...
Via Football and Futbol
July 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Soweto Derby: Ins & Outs

This weekend?s Soweto Derby promises the magic of fixtures past despite the absence of the likes of Benni McCarthy and Lehlohonolo Majoro.
Via Ghanasoccernet
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Khumalo to captain South Africa at Cup of Nations

Former Tottenham defender Bongani Khumalo was confirmed as South Africa's captain on Sunday for its hosting of the upcoming African Cup of Nations, but there was no place for veteran forward Benni McCarthy in coach Gordon Igesund's final 23-man squad. The Greece-based Khumalo will lead the home team in next month's tournament and will take on the role of permanent skipper...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Igesund regrets McCarthy and Pienaar retirements

South Africa coach Gordon Igesund is disappointed by the international retirements of striker Benni McCarthy and midfielder Steven Pienaar. Igesund...
Via Soccer News
October 15, 2012  |  Discuss

McCarthy named for Brazil friendly

Benni McCarthy, deemed too fat and ill disciplined for the last World Cup, has been recalled by South Africa for...
Via Soccer News
September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

McCarthy: My compatriots lack desire

Orlando Pirates striker Benni McCarthy says his fellow South Africans are struggling to make it in European leagues because of...
Via Soccer News
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

McCarthy thrilled with Pirates win

Benni McCarthy was delighted after netting a brace in Orlando Pirates’ 3-2 Premier Soccer League win over their perennial rivals...
Via Soccer News
March 19, 2012  |  Discuss

McCarthy to make PSL return

Benni McCarthy Striker Benni McCarthy could be making a return to the South Africa following ongoing talks with PSL side Ajax Cape Town. Initial reports in the press appeared to speculate that McCarthy would use his time with the Urban Warriors to regain some semblance of fitness before trying his hand at another overseas move. But the former Porto, Blackburn and West Ham player...
Via Afrikan Soccer
July 22, 2011  |  Discuss
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