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Champions gets a hero’s welcome at OR Tambo International Airport
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Champions gets a hero’s welcome at OR Tambo International Airport

Mamelodi Sundowns will return home on Wednesday after their CAF Champions League victory against Zamalek in Egypt. Masandawana are expected to land at the OR Tambo International Airport to a hero’s welcome and an expected crowd of at least 3,000 supporters. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula, Safa president Danny Jordaan and the Premier Soccer League chairman […]

NSL celebrates African club Champs, Mamelodi Sundowns
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NSL celebrates African club Champs, Mamelodi Sundowns

The National Soccer League (NSL) together with millions of football supporters in South Africa and the African continent are celebrating Mamelodi Sundown’s triumph in the CAF Champions League. Mamelodi Sundowns were crowned as African club kings on Sunday night after winning 3-1 on aggregate against Zamalek. The League would like to congratulate Mamelodi Sundowns president […]

Mamelodi Sundowns' players celebrate with the trophy after winning the CAF Champions League football competition following the final match against Egypt's Zamalek on October 23, 2016 at the Borg el-Arab Stadium near Alexandria. / AFP PHOTO / STRINGER
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Mamelodi Sundowns earns their first Champions League ‘Star’

The South Africa champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, won their first ever CAF Champions League title on Sunday despite a 1-0 second-leg loss to Zamalek of Egypt in Alexandria. Against all odds, “Bafana Ba Style” were crowned the Champions of Africa beating the highest ranked team in the continent, Zamalek, 3-1 in aggregate. Mamelodi Sundowns took huge […]