Sundowns wasted a host of opportunities but emerged 1-0 winners over National First Division side Cape Town All Stars in the Nedbank Cup Last 32.
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The transfer window has now slammed shut in South Africa in what was a frenetic few weeks for clubs in the Premier Soccer League.
Ajax Cape Town have added right-back Siyanda Zwane to their squad before the end of the transfer window after he joined on loan from Mamelodi Sundowns
Premier Soccer League side SuperSport United have confirmed the capture of Botswana international Mogakolodi Ngele from city rivals Mamelodi Sundowns.
There will be many 'crucial' weekends before the end of the PSL season, but this one coming feels particularly important for a number of reasons.
Mamelodi Sundowns have appointed former Sweden national team coach Erik Hamren as their technical director, the second South African club to bring in
Mamelodi Sundowns returned to winning ways in the PSL on Tuesday with a 2-1 victory over Ajax Cape Town.
As we enter 2018, KweséESPN picks out one big New Year wish for each of South Africa's clubs over the next 12 months.
Nana Akosah-Bempah scored on his first start for Cape Town City defeated Mamelodi Sundowns 1-0 to breathe life into the PSL title race.
Kaizer Chiefs have concluded the signing of Mamelodi Sundowns striker Leonardo Castro, the PSL giants confirmed on Saturday.
Mamelodi Sundowns moved five points clear at the top of the PSL with a 1-0 victory over Maritzburg United as one of their major rivals stumbled.
Mamelodi Sundowns tightened their grip on top spot in the PSL with a 1-0 success away at Lamontville Golden Arrows on Sunday.
Pitso Mosimane completed a rare feat in South African football when he passed the five-year mark in charge of Mamelodi Sundowns at the weekend.
Mamelodi Sundowns moved to the top of the Absa Premiership table with a 4-0 victory over Baroka FC in Atteridgeville on Tuesday.
The PSL's fixture list is in disarray yet again, but using a points-per-game system we can get a clearer picture of who is really leading the charge.
A coach complaining about referees is as old as time, but this season there appears to be more anguish than ever in South Africa's PSL.
In light of SuperSport United's CAF Confederation Cup failure, KweséESPN ranks South Africa's most successful clubs in African competition.
Khama Billiat scored a second-half brace as Mamelodi Sundowns defeated defending champions Bidvest Wits 2-0 in the PSL on Tuesday night.
Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Hlompho Kekana is set to extend South Africa's fine tradition at the Puskas awards with his latest wonder strike.
Hlompho Kekana scored from the halfway line as Mamelodi Sundowns returned to winning ways with a 3-1 success over Orlando Pirates on Wednesday.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has refused to panic and maintains his African champions are playing well despite a third loss in a row.
Mamelodi Sundowns have been dumped out of the Telkom Knockout after a 1-0 loss to Chippa United in East London on Sunday.
Kaizer Chiefs brought some relief to coach Steve Komphela with a 2-1 victory over Mamelodi Sundowns in their Absa Premiership clash on Tuesday.
Champions Bidvest Wits endured another wretched afternoon on Sunday following a 1-0 defeat to Bloemfontein Celtic.
The Premier Soccer League resumes this weekend with a potentially feisty local derby and a big test for high-flyers Baroka FC.