Summary Johannesburg - When Lehlohonolo Majoro lashed the ball into the back of the net to win the Carling Black Label Cup for Kaizer Chiefs last year, he sent the Amakhosi fans wild. Now he aims to repeat the feat, but this time in the colours of Orlando Pirates. The Buccaneers will face the Phefeni Glamour Boys in a quest to claim back the trophy at the FNB Stadium next Saturday.
Summary Chiefs training camp is held at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Mo., which is about a one-hour drive north of downtown Kansas City. At the second stoplight, Mitchell Avenue, turn left. Go about one mile and the university is on the right.
Summary BRASILIA, July 10 - Brazil football legend Romario, now a lawmaker, said Wednesday that the sport's chiefs should serve prison time for the national team's humiliating 7-1 World Cup defeat to Germany. The coach should be "arrogant and ridiculous," he added. Scolari was coach of the Brazil side that won the World Cup in 2002.
Summary SAUDI Arabia is privately encouraging its allied tribes in Iraq to turn against a Sunni extremist insurgency, a pivot that could help calm sectarian tensions that underpin the uprising, Western and Middle-Eastern officials say. After encouraging Sunni tribes in Iraq to help undermine the country's Shia Prime Minister, Nouri al-Maliki, Saudi Arabia is now asking tribal leaders to support a new priority: fighting the insurgency led by the Islamic State, which the kingdom sees as an existential threat, officials say.