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AmaTuks Salvage a point Against Aces
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 02 Sep 2014

AmaTuks played to a goalless draw against Mpumalanga Black Aces on Saturday 30 August 2014 at the Mbombela Stadium, in a match that was characterised by missed OPPORTUNITIES.

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Tuks Feel the Winds
Samantha Viney
Posted on 26 Aug 2014

UP-Tuks manage to still hold on to their 4th place position on the Log standings, after a 2-1 defeat against UWC this past Monday (25 August 2014)

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AmaTuks Edge Out Chippa
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 25 Aug 2014

AmaTuks continued their unbeaten streak against Chippa United by winning 2-1 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Wednesday night

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AmaTuks Earn Their First Point of the Season
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 14 Aug 2014

AmaTuks earned their first point of the season after drawing 1-1 with Bidvest Wits at the Bidvest Stadium on Tuesday 12 August 2014.

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AmaTuks Announce New Sponsorship
AmaTuks
Posted on 06 Aug 2014

University Of Pretoria Football Club “AmaTuks” and Workerslife announced a three-year partnership. Beginning in August 2014, Tshwane based company Workerslife is the main sponsor of AmaTuks.

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AmaTuks Junior Keeper Receives u19 Call Up
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 Jul 2014

AmaTuks junior goalkeeper Thakazani Mbanjwa has been invited to a selection camp for South Africa's u19 team which will be competing in the u19 men's International tournament in Durban, 27 July - 09 August 2014.

The selection camp will be held 23-27 July in Kempton Park and players selected at this camp will go on to represent the country at the tournament.

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Tuks Ready of the Engen u17 Knockout Challenge
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 05 Jul 2014

The draw for the 2014 edition of the Engen u17 Knockout Challenge was conducted on Wednesday, 03 July 2014 in Kempton Park. There are no easy groups with the PSL teams drawn evenly across the groups, but group A has been dubbed the "group of death".

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AmaTuks Sign Sifiso Nzimande
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 01 Jul 2014

AmaTuks have strengthened their back line for the upcoming 2014/2015 season with the inclusion of left back Sifiso Nzimande on a three year contract.

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AmaTuks Welcome Ntombiayithethi to Pretoria
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 01 Jul 2014

AmaTuks is proud to announce the signing of midfielder Vuyisile "Nando" Ntombayithethi.

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PSL Fixture Draw
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 05 Jun 2014

AmaTuks drew fellow rookies Polokwane city away in the opening round of fixtures for the 2014/2015 season.

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AmaTuks Open Trials
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Jun 2014

This June The University Of Pretoria Football Club (AmaTuks) will host trials for those aspiring to play for the club.

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50th Cap for Simphiwe
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 27 May 2014

Simphiwe Dludlu earned her 50th cap for the senior national team, Banyana-Banyana in an international friendly match against Ghana on Sunday 18 may 2014 at the Dobsonville Stadium.

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Skillz To Run for Charity
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 27 May 2014

Lydia Monyepao joined TuksSport as Deputy Director (Support Services) in March 2014. On 1 June 2014 she will be running her first ever Comrades Marathon (89,9km) in an effort to help raising funds for SOS Africa, which funds the education and care of underprivileged African township children. Funds raised will be used to help one promising young girl to gain access to a good quality education not offered in rural public schools.

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Another Feather in the Cap for Mnyamane
Nigel Mthimkhulu
Posted on 14 May 2014

Thabo Mnyamane has joined the list of AmaTuks players who have graduated. He acquired a Diploma in Sports Science through the North-West University last week

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6/6 Against Aces in 2013/2014
Nigel Mthimkhulu
Posted on 14 May 2014

Geoffrey Massa ensured that the University Of Pretoria ended their campaign with a victory as they beat Mpumalanga Black Aces 1-0 at the Mbombela stadium to register their tenth win of the season.

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Match Preview: AmaTuks vs AmaKhosi
Nigel Mthimkhulu
Posted on 06 May 2014

Steve Barker and his charges take on Kaizer Chiefs on the 6th of May at the Mbombela stadium. Kaizer Chiefs are hoping to retain their league title but they are currently 4 points behind table toppers Mamelodi Sundowns.

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Tough Outing at Bay-Hill
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 26 Apr 2014

The Tuks u19 team found the going tough at this year's Metropolitan Premier Cup out in Cape Town.

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Stunning First Appearance
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 26 Apr 2014

Central Midfielder Hilda Magaia scored a brace to help Tuks to secure a 3-0 home win over Katlego Eagles in the Gauteng Sasol League, with Regina Mogolola scoring the third goal.

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AmaTuesdayz Derby
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 23 Mar 2014

The USSA Gauteng Football League (UGFL - "AmaTuesdayz") is bracing itself for the biggest derby on the USSA Football calendar between two of the biggest teams in USSA Football.

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"Skillz" Joins Tuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Mar 2014

Former Banyana-Banyana player and now former Banyana-Banyana Team Manager Lydia "Skillz" Monyepao has joined the University of Pretoria.

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AMATUKS STUN PIRATES
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 10 Mar 2014

A late goal by Thabo Mosadi saw AmaTuks register their third successive win after beating Orlando Pirates 1-0 at the Mbombela Stadium on Saturday evening (08 March 2014).

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National Team Call Up
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 10 Mar 2014

Three senior players Jabulile Mazibuko, Gloria Thato and Keneilwe Mathibela as well as new signing for the senior team Lebogang Mabatle have received call-ups to the Banyana-Banyana selection camp to be hosted 19 - 23 March 2014 at the Garden Court Hotel in Hatfield.

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AmaTuesdayz Back Again
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 05 Mar 2014

The USSA Gauteng Football League hosted their annual league launch on Tuesday 04 March 2014 at Wits University.

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AmaTuks crush out of the Nedbank Cup
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 24 Feb 2014

AmaTuks were knocked out of the 2014 Nedbank Cup last 32 round by neighbours SuperSport United at the Tuks Stadium on Saturday night, 22 Februay.

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AmaTuks register first win of the year
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 17 Feb 2014

AmaTuks registered the first win of 2014 when they beat Platinum Stars 1-0 on Saturday afternoon, 16 February at the Tuks Stadium. A first half goal by Thabo Mnyamane saw AmaTuks end a three match losing streak.

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Day Houses Rule First Years 7-a-side
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 17 Feb 2014

The SSC-TuksFootball First Years 7-a-side Tournament was a resounding success, with paticipation from 10 women's teams and 14 men's teams.

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AmaTuks drop points in Bloemfontein
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 10 Feb 2014

AmaTuks dropped three points when they lost 2 – 0 to Bloemfontein Celtic at the Free State Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

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Mkhwanazi proud to be named in the CAF CHAN 2014 Team of the Tournament
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 04 Feb 2014

AmaTuks Captain Buhle Mkhwanazi made the bench of the CAF CHAN 2014 Team of the tournament squad.

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Women's Programme Awards
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 04 Feb 2014

The TuksFootball Women's Programme hosted their first annual awards function on Saturday, 01 February 2014 at the UP Mamelodi Campus.

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AmaTuks injury update
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 27 Jan 2014

AmaTuks are set to resume the second round of the 2013/2014 Premier League season this Friday 31 January 2014 with a trip to Atteridgeville to face neighbours SuperSport United at the Lucas Moripe Stadium. Kick-off for the match is at 20H00.

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Monyamane looking forward to play for AmaTuks.
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 23 Jan 2014

We chat to new striker Thabo Mnyama to find out how he is finding life at AmaTuks after making his move from University football at the end of 2013.

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Monama completes move to AmaTuks
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 13 Jan 2014

AmaTuks would like to announce the signing of Raymond Monama from Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club.

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Ladies Falter at the Final Hurdle
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Dec 2013

Despite an injury to one center back and a red card for the other, Women's team fought bravely ataingst TUT Pretoria in the Final of the 2013 USSA Football National Club Championships.

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Tuks Women’s student team reach the USSA-Football 2013 Finals
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 06 Dec 2013

The Tuks women’s student team qualified for the finals of the 2013 USSA-Football (University Sport South Africa) Club Championships that are currently underway at the Tshwane University of Technology (Pretoria Campus).

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Crunch Time at USSA
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 05 Dec 2013

Day 3 of the USSA National Club Championships saw mixed results for Tuks.

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Great Start for Tuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Dec 2013

The University of Pretoria got of to a flying start at the USSA Football National Club Championships with wins for both teams against mpumalanga based teams.

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Tuks in favourable groups at Championships
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 25 Nov 2013

Both the Tuks men and women's USSA Teams were drawn in group D for the USSA Football National Club Championships to be hosted by TUT Pretoria, 02 - 06 December 2013.

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Squad Announced for Championships
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 25 Nov 2013

The names of the 40 players selected to represent the University of Pretoria at the 2013 USSA Football national Club Championships have been annouced.

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Tuks Juniors flying the Flag High
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 Oct 2013

The season for the junior programme ended in September, but the u14 and u15 boys who are still playing in their respective league cups are finishing off their season on a high.

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No mid-week action for AmaTuks
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 22 Oct 2013

The match against Orlando Pirates that was due to be played at the Orlando Stadium on Wednesday 23 October 2012 has been postponed to a later date.

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Ladies out class city rivals
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 17 Oct 2013

The senior women's team was just too strong for city and USSA rivals TUT Pretoria when they beat them in a Gauteng Sasol League match last night.

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Tuks u15 in Kay Motsepe Cup
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 17 Oct 2013

The Tuks u15 boys' team will be competing in the kay Motsepe Foundation Tournament.

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TuksFootball Coaching Clinics
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 08 Oct 2013

The TuksFootball Junior programme will be hosting coaching clinics in October and November to select players for the different age groups for 2014.

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USSA Men Through To Finals
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 07 Oct 2013

The Tuks USSA men beat TUT 2-0 in the UGFL semi final to book their place in the final.

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Steady Climb for Senior Women
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 07 Oct 2013

The senior women's team which competed in the Provincial Sasol League has had a string of good results which has seen them make a steady climb on the Gauteng Log Table.

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Brian Sebapole Gives Back
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 25 Sep 2013

The U/15 won the annual Brian Sebapole tournament that was held in Khuma Township in Klerksdorp.

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Tuks Keeps Winning
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 25 Sep 2013

The TuksFootball u15 team won the annual Grimoldby Cup hosted in Mamelodi this past Heritage Weekend.

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AmaTuks stun Arrows
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 23 Sep 2013

AmaTuks beat Golden Arrows 2-0 in a thrilling League encounter at the Tuks Stadium on Sunday, 22 September 2013. The goals came from Geoffrey Massa and Atusaye Nyondo.

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TuksSport Retains Title
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 20 Sep 2013

TuksSport defended their title of Mini Olympic Football Tournament champions.

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Tuks crowned the 2013 Varsity Football Champions
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 17 Sep 2013

The University of Pretoria, UP- Tuks 1 defeated the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) 4-1 to clinch the Varsity Football Champions title, at the fully-packed Tuks Stadium on Monday night, 16 September 2013.

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UP-Tuks in the Varsity Football Finals
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 10 Sep 2013

The University of Pretoria Varsity Football Team, UP-Tuks 1 will play against the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) Varsity Football Team in the inaugural Varsity Football Final on Monday, 16 September 2013. The match will take place at the Tuks Stadium; kicking-off at 19h00.

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Varsity Football Semi Finals
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 06 Sep 2013

The University of Pretoria (TuksFootball) will be hosting the Varsity Football Semi Finals on Monday 09 September 2013 at the Tuks Stadium.

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AmaTuks sign Ugandan striker
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 27 Aug 2013

AmaTuks have acquired the services of Ugandan National Team striker Geoffrey Massa.

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AmaTuks sign Nyondo, Phalane and Robertson
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 27 Aug 2013

The 2013/14 transfer window closes on 30 August 2013. Coach Steve Barker and the technical team have roped in three players to the team to reinforce the squad.

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Monyai and Maruping complete Business Management Course
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 15 Aug 2013

Congratulations to footballers Tebogo Monyai and Mpho Maruping for completing their Business Management course.

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AmaTuks out of MTN8
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 12 Aug 2013

AmaTuks went down 3-0 to Kaizer Chiefs on Saturday night 10 August 2013 in the MTN8 quarter finals.

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AmaTuks vs The Dube Birds
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 02 Aug 2013

After a successful first season in top flight football, we open the 2013/2014 PSL season with an away clash to Moroka Swallows at the Dobsonville Stadium on Saturday 03 August 2013, kick-off for the match is 15:00.

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Tuks are Champs!
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 30 Jul 2013

Since they are the only SAFA Affiliated women's team in their local football association (LFA), the TuksFootball women's programme represented the Football Association of Pretoria (FAP) at the Tshwane Women's Football Festival on Saturday 27 July 2013 at the Muckleneuk Grounds in Mamelodi.

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AmaTuks Season Launch
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 26 Jul 2013

The University of Pretoria F.C popularly known as AmaTuks, unveiled their 2013/2014 season playing jersey, supplements sponsor and the new signings at an official launch held at the Hatfield Square, Pretoria on Thursday 25 July 2013

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AmaTuks miss out on Gauteng Football Cup final.
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 23 Jul 2013

AmaTuks went down 4-2 on penalties in the Gauteng Football Cup on Saturday morning 21 July 2013 at the Loftus Versfeld.

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Ketjijere passes all his Law degree first semester modules.
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 19 Jul 2013

AmaTuks congratulates midfielder Ronald Ketjijere for passing all his first semester law degree modules.

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AmaTuks to Compete in the Gauteng Cup
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 15 Jul 2013

AmaTuks will be competing in the Gauteng Football Cup together with Bloemfontein Celtic and Kaizer Chiefs on 21 July 2013 at Loftus Versfeld in Tshwane.

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TuksFootball Juniors Watch Manchester City Training
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 15 Jul 2013

60 TuksFootball Juniors and their parents got a rare opportunity to watch Manchester City training at Loftus Versveld on Saturday Evening.

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Buhle in COSAFA Cup Squad
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 15 Jul 2013

AmaTuks defender Buhle Mkhwanazi has been included in the Bafana Bafana squad that will be competing at the COSAFA Cup 2013 in Zambia.

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Tuks u11 Dominate Mondeor
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 Jun 2013

The TuksFootball under 11 team beat Mondeor 4-0 on Friday night.

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TuksFootball "Babies Dominate Marlboro Tournament"
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 18 Jun 2013

The TuksFootball under 8 team dominated the Marlboro U8 Tournament this past Saturday.

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Tough Draw at Engen u17
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 12 Jun 2013

It will be the battle of the universities as Tuks get drawn in the same group as both Wits University as well as Bidvest Wits FC.

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TuksSport Wins Mini Olympics
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 11 Jun 2013

The TuksSport team, made up of staff members from different sectors of the department, won the football tournament at the second edition of the University of Pretoria Staff Mini Olympics.

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Mr & Mrs Masemola
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Jun 2013

It turned out to be a blessed Monday for the TuksFootball staff after receiving a visit from Mr Thando Masemola and his wife, whom he affectionately refers to as "Mama Sunshine"

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Tuks Juniors invited to LFA Trials
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 27 May 2013

The following players received invitations to try out for the Football Association of Pretoria's LFA squad:

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USSA Rivalry spills over to the Sasol League
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 May 2013

The rivalry that exists between the top 4 women's university teams is about to reach boiling point when they take each other on in the Gauteng Sasol League.

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Women get a boost
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 22 May 2013

Goalkeeper Nthabiseng "Moemish" Matshaba and Central Midfielder Maite "Shuffle" Makola were the football players selected as receipients of bursaries from the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee as part of the operation excellence programme.

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Simphiwe Dludlu gets UEFA B
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 20 May 2013

Tuks USSA Women's Coach Simphiwe Dludlu becomes the first woman in South African Football to receive a UEFA B coaching License.

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AmaTuks beat Chiefs to reach top 8
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 20 May 2013

AmaTuks beat League Champions Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 on Saturday 18 May 2013 at the Mbombela Stadium, with Thabo Mosadi scoring the only goal of the match.

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AmaTuks lose to Bidvest Wits
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 02 May 2013

AmaTuks lost 2-1 to Bidvest Wits in the University derby on Wednesday night 01 May 2013 at the Tuks Stadium.

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Junior Results
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 30 Apr 2013

Results from the weekend.

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AmaTuks vs Bidvest Wits Intervarsity Derby
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 30 Apr 2013

The University of Pretoria F.C (AmaTuks) host Bidvest Wits University F.C on 01 May 2013 in what has been dubbed the University derby in the Premier Soccer League.

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Junior Girls hungry for Success
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 30 Apr 2013

The Mamelodi based development team of the Women's Programme kicked off their 2013 SAFA Tshwane Regional League campain on a winning note.

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AmaTuks crush Leopards
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 29 Apr 2013

AmaTuks demolished Black Leopards 3-1 on Saturday Afternoon 27 April 2013 at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium.

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AmaTuks and Free State Stars share points
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 22 Apr 2013

AmaTuks played to a 1-1 draw against Free State Stars on Saturday afternoon 20 April 2013 at the Tuks Stadium.

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PREVIEW: AMATUKS VS FREE STATE STARS
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 19 Apr 2013

AmaTuks host Free State Stars on Saturday 20 April 2013 at the Tuks Stadium. Both teams will be aiming to consolidate their position in the top half of the log table. Kick-off for the match is 15h00.

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Tshwane derby ends in a draw
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 19 Apr 2013

The Tshwane derby ended in a 1-1 draw last night, 17 April 2013 at the Loftus Versfeld with goals coming from Richard Henyekane and Bongani Zungu in the second half.

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Zungu, Maruping, Shoyisa sign new deals.
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 15 Apr 2013

AmaTuks are pleased to announce that Bongani Zungu, Mpho Maruping and Siyabonga Shoyisa have extended their stay with the club.

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Women show dominance
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 15 Apr 2013

The TuksFootball Women's Teams have put their hands up as the teams to beat in the 2013 Sasol and AmaTuesdayz seasons.

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AmaTuks collect three points against Usuthu
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 08 Apr 2013

AmaTuks beat AmaZulu 3-1 on Saturday evening 06 April 2013 at the Tuks Stadium, clinching the first win in 2013 and the second at home this season.

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University of Pretoria vs Bloemfontein Celtic
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 05 Apr 2013

AmaTuks played to a 1-1 against Bloemfontein Celtic on Wednesday night at the Tuks Stadium.

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TuksFootball Celebrates Class of 2013
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 05 Apr 2013

TuksFootball congratulated the players and officials who graduated on 03 April 2013.

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AmaTuks wary of Usuthu
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 05 Apr 2013

AmaTuks will be looking to get win this Saturday 06 April 2013 when they host AmaZulu at the Tuks Stadium; kick-off is at 18h00.


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Mame Niang welcomes baby Julian Alfa Niang
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 28 Mar 2013

AmaTuks would like to congratulate Mame Niang on the arrival of his bundle of joy.

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Transport to the match: Orlando Pirates vs The University of Pretoria
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 26 Mar 2013

Transport has been arranged for the match against Orlando Pirates at the FNB Stadium on the 30 March 2013.

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AmaTuks Players on National duty
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 26 Mar 2013

AmaTuks would like to wish Washington Arubi, Ronald Ketjijere and Petrus Shitembi the best of luck in their National Team duties in this coming FIFA week.

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ACADEMY IN FUTURE CHAMPS INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 13 Mar 2013

The TuksFootball U/17 Academy team lost (5 – 4) on penalties to neighbours SuperSport united in the finals of the Gauteng Future Champions Tournament which took place at Wits University on the weekend. The tournament is hosted by the Gauteng department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation.

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Every point counts
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 08 Mar 2013

AmaTuks collected a point on Wednesday evening after playing to a goalless draw against Ajax Cape Town at the Tuks Stadium

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Tuks Flies in Super League
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 28 Feb 2013

The local football association, the Football Association of Pretoria (FAP) introduced a new league in 2012 called the Super League.

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First Years 6-a-side
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 28 Feb 2013

Madelief and Olienhout were crowned Queens and kings of the AmaTuks first years tournament hosted on 19 February 2013.

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AmaTuks ready for Maritzburg in the Last 32
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 22 Feb 2013

AmaTuks will host Maritzburg United in the Nedbank Cup Last 32 at the Tuks Stadium on Saturday, 23 February 2012. Kick-off is at 20:15.

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AmaTuks steal a late draw against Swallows
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 21 Feb 2013

Thabo Mosadi’s goal in the dying minutes of the match secured AmaTuks a late draw against Moroka Swallows at the Tuks Stadium on Wednesday evening.

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Banyana Call Up
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 18 Feb 2013

The women's senior national team, Banyana-Banyana are currently in a selection camp to start preparations for the 2013 Cyprus Cup, 4 - 14 March 2013.

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University of Pretoria vs Golden Arrows
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 11 Feb 2013

AmaTuks will be looking to continue with the impressive start to the season when they host Golden Arrows F.C at the Tuks Stadium on Wednesday 13 February 2013, in what promises to be an electrifying opening match in 2013. Kick-off is at 19:30.

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Simphiwe Goes to Holland
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 31 Jan 2013

Assistant Coach of the women's USSA team, Simphiwe Dludlu, is currently on a coaching course in Holland.

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Tuks scoops top awards at USSA
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Dec 2012

The University of Pretoria scooped up some of the top awards on offer at the awards dinner of the 2012 USSA Football National Club Championships. On a night where Tuks was the best dressed team at the venue.

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AmaTuks register first win at home
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 11 Dec 2012

AmaTuks recorded their first win at home when they beat Chippa United 1-0 on Saturday evening at the Tuks Stadium. An own goal by Chippa United defender James Okwuosa handed AmaTuks maximum points.

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Tuks crowned KINGS of USSA Football
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 11 Dec 2012

After failing to qualify for the 2011 USSA Football Championships and finishing third in the 2012 USSA Gauteng Football League (UGFL); the University of Pretoria men's student team have won the 2012 USSA Football National Club Championships.

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Both Tuks Teams in the final
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 07 Dec 2012

The University of Pretoria men and women's teams are through to the finals of the USSA Football National Club Championships in Cape Town.

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Varsity derby ends goalless
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 07 Dec 2012

AmaTuks played to a goalless draw against Bidvest Wits in a University derby at the Bidvest Stadium on Wednesday night.

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Tuks in the Semi's
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 06 Dec 2012

The TuksFootball men and women's teams are both in the semi finals of the 2012 USSA Football National Club Championships hosted in Cape Town.

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Steady Start for Tuks at USSA
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Dec 2012

The TuksFootball USSA team had a good start to the 2012 USSA Football National Club Championships.

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Tuks Motivates Kids in the Cape
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Dec 2012

The TuksFootball USSA Team spent the day with Learners from the Strandfontein Secondary School in Mitchels Plein.

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AmaTuks ready for Stars
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 20 Nov 2012

After a week’s recess due to the FIFA week and the Telkom Knockout semi-final, AmaTuks will face a tough opponent when they play Free State Stars on Wednesday 21 November 2012, at the Charles Mopeli Stadium. Kick-off for the match is 19:30.

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AmaTuks hold Sundowns to a draw
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 12 Nov 2012

The University of Pretoria, AmaTuks held Mamelodi Sundowns to a 1-all draw at the Tuks Stadium on Saturday afternoon 10 November 2012.

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AmaTuks first loss on the road
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 09 Nov 2012

The University of Pretoria F.C, AmaTuks travelled to Durban on Wednesday 07 November 2012, to take on AmaZulu at the King Zwelithini Stadium.

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AmaTuks vs Sundowns Tickets
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 06 Nov 2012

The University of Pretoria F.C, AmaTuks will be playing their League match against Mamelodi Sundowns at home, on Saturday 10 November 2012 at the Tuks Stadium. The match will kick-off at 15:30.

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AmaTuks beat Celtic on their home ground
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 30 Oct 2012

University of Pretoria FC AmaTuks travelled to Bloemfontein on Sunday, 28 October 2012 to face Bloemfontein Celtic at the Free State Stadium.

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Tuks Drawn in Tough Groups
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 29 Oct 2012

All roads led to Johannesburg as universities from across the country converged on Wits University to attend the media draw for the 2012 USSA Football National Club Championships.

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Coaching Clinics in Mamelodi
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 27 Oct 2012

TuksFootball Women's Programme coaches hosted coaching clinics on the Cryuff pitch at the Mamelodi Campus.

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USSA Football National Club Championships Draw
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 26 Oct 2012

With the 2013 AFCON draw over and done with, the focus is now on the universities.

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Promo-Reserves Wins Double
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 25 Oct 2012

The Promo reserve team which competes in the local district league finished off a successful 2012 campaign this past weekend.

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AMATUKS OUT OF THE TELKOM KNOCKOUT 2012
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 24 Oct 2012

AmaTuks were knocked out of the Telkom knockout cup by Mamelodi Sundowns, on Tuesday evening 23 October 2012 at Loftus Versfeld Stadium.

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Women's Football Conference
Mmane Boikanyo
Posted on 16 Oct 2012

Tuks Football Club organised the conference with the intention to bring female football teams together with industry experts to educate and inform the teams about issues that affect the game. The conference addressed the possible funding avenues for teams and players, building and managing their teams as a brand as well as changing the perceptions of the women’s game.

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Sundowns vs AmaTuks TKO
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 11 Oct 2012

On Wednesday, 10 October the Premier Soccer League (PSL) announced venues and dates for the Telkom Knockout (TKO) last 16.

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TuksFootball to focus on Women
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Oct 2012

TuksFootball will be hosting a women's football conference on Saturday, 13 October 2012 at 09h30 in the Sringbok Hall at the Sport Center.

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USSA Team to fight for Bronze
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Oct 2012

The Tuks USSA teams lost their semi finals last week and will be battling against Vaal University of Technology for third position.

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AMATUKS LOSE TO PIRATES
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 09 Oct 2012

07 October Loftus Versfeld Stadium: Kick-off 15:30
The University of Pretoria F.C, AmaTuks suffered their first loss of the season to the 2011/2012 Premier League Champions Orlando Pirates, on Sunday 07 October 2012 at the Loftus Stadium.

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AMATUKS TO PLAY SUNDOWNS IN THE TELKOM KNOCKOUT CUP
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 09 Oct 2012

On Monday 08 October 2012, the Last 16 Telkom Knockout draw was conducted at a glamorous launch in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg.

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AmaTuks score first big win in top league
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 01 Oct 2012

AmaTuks travelled to Cape Town on Saturday 29 September 2012 to face Ajax Cape Town (The Urban Warriors) at the Cape Town Stadium. A goal by Mame Niang and four goals by Aubrey Ngoma saw AmaTuks get their first big win in the Premier League.

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AmaTuks and Dikwena in a goalless Draw
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 26 Sep 2012

University of Pretoria hosted Platinum Stars at the Tuks Stadium on Tuesday evening, 25 September 2012. This was an entertaining match that ended in a goalless draw.

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AmaTuks Look Forward To Dikwena Clash
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 21 Sep 2012

AmaTuks host Dikwena (Platinum Stars) on Tuesday 25 September 2012 at the Tuks Stadium. Kick-off is at 19h30.

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Promo-Reserve Flying High
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 20 Sep 2012

The Tuks Promo-Reserve team which competes in the local LFA League is on track to amulate the performance of their big brother "AmaTuks"

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Campus League ends with a Bang
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 17 Sep 2012

The 2012 Campus League finale was hosted on Monday 10 September 2012.

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Ladies get Bronze at Engen
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 17 Sep 2012

The women's team took part in the inaugural Engen Women's Challenge hosted by Wits University on 07 - 09 September 2012.

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AmaTuks Fly Higher Than The Birds
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 17 Sep 2012

AmaTuks travelled to Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto on Friday, 14 September 2012 to face the on-form MTN 8 finalist, Moroka Swallows F.C. A brace by Mame Niang saw AmaTuks overcome the Dube Birds 3-2.

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AmaTuks Take on Swallows
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 13 Sep 2012

AmaTuks will be travelling to the Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto to take on Moroka Swallows FC on Friday, 14th September 2012.

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Junior Sibande in AmaJita Squad
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 05 Sep 2012

Congratulations to Junior Sibande, the AmaTuks left back for being selected into the SA National U/20 Team. The National U/20 Team will play an International Friendly match against Botswana on the 8th and 11th September 2012.

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First Tshwane Derby ends in a Stalemate
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 03 Sep 2012

University of Pretoria, continued with their great start to the 2012/2013 season with a goalless draw against Supersport United at the Tuks stadium on Saturday.

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Ladies Drawn in Group of Death
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Sep 2012

The Tuks ladies have been given a tough draw for the upcoming Engen Women's Challenge which will be played at Wits University Markpark.

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First Tshwane Derby
Khathochelo Mbanda
Posted on 28 Aug 2012

After a 0-1 win against Golden Arrows Mid-week, AmaTuks will be playing at home (Tuks stadium) this Saturday; 01 September 2012 against Supersport United, dubbed the Tswane derby V1.0.

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Tuks claims their first Scalp
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 22 Aug 2012

University of Pretoria (AmaTuks) beat Golden Arrows 1 – 0 on Wednesday night (22 August) at the Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium in Cleremont, Durban.
Coach Steve barker was delighted by the work his players put in, but also warned the players not to get carried away.

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Diyo Sibisi Joins AmaTuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 20 Aug 2012

University of Pretoria Football Club have acquired the services of Diyo Sibisi from Maritzburg United

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Tough Draw at Engen
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 16 Aug 2012

The Launch of the Engen u17 Knockout Challenge was held on Tuesday 14 August 2012 at Wits University.

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AmaTuks Sign Niang
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 15 Aug 2012

Wednesday 15 August 2012, 11:45: University of Pretoria Football Club are pleased to announce a new signing to their squad. AmaTuks have signed the 28 year old Senegalese striker Mame Niang from Supersport United on a permanent move.

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Steady start for AmaTuks in PSL
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Aug 2012

AmaTuks’s debut in the Premier Soccer League was met with great excitement from both the University and the Tshwane community.

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Ladies do their bit for Mandela Day
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 30 Jul 2012

The TuksFootball women's team joined the rest of university staff and students when they went to put on a fresh coat of paint on Mononong Primari School in Mamelodi.

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Distell takes the title
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 26 Jul 2012

Distell won the inaugural TuksFootball Staff Tournament hosted on Saturday, 14 July 2012.

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Tuks coaches get CAF B Licences
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 26 Jul 2012

Tuks coaches, Simphiwe Dludlu and Brian Sebapole successfully completed their Confederation of African Football (CAF) B Licence course, hosted by the South African Football Association (SAFA).

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House League Week 1
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 26 Jul 2012

After much anticipation the football house league finally kicked off on Monday, 23 July 2012.

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Time for 'Timers'
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 11 Jul 2012

After years of supporting AmaTuks, the staff will have their turn to show their skill on the field.

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Most Promising Team of the Year
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 02 Jul 2012

The University of Pretoria's football team was voted "The Most Promising Team of the Year" at the Gauteng Sports Awards.

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Jarred Leads USSA
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 29 Jun 2012

Right back for the Tuks USSA men's team Jarred Van Den Berg led the USSA Football National u21 Team which took part in the SAB u21 National Championships.

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Lebogang and Junior shine at 8-Nations
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 07 Jun 2012

AmaTuks goalkeeper, Lebogang Ngubeni, and defender, Junior Sibande, were selected for the under 20 national team that took part in the 2012 8-nations tournament held in Cape Town.

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Welcome to the Big Leagues
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 14 May 2012

Despite a loss to Mpumalanga Black Aces, AmaTuks has won the NFD league for the season 2011/2012.

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TuksFootball: AmaTuks’ PSL debut just around the corner
Morris Gilbert
Posted on 14 May 2012

AmaTuks will have little or no time to adjust to their new hard-earned status as Premier Soccer League (PSL) participants as their official debut will take place as early as on 10 or 11 August.

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Almost there for AmaTuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 10 May 2012

AmaTuks beat FC Cape Town 2-0 yesterday to go one step closer to getting promoted to the Premier Soccer League (PSL).

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Principal motivates AmaTuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 04 May 2012

The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Professor Cheryl de la Rey, took time out yesterday to speak to AmaTuks; wishing them all the best for the remaining matches of the season.

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'Wingz' Flies at Play offs
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 02 May 2012

Central Midfielder Pretty 'Pretty Wingz' Mosoane impressed the national coaches at the Gauteng Sasol League Play-Offs held at UJ Soweto Campus this past Saturday.

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AmaTuks opens the gap on the chasing pack
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 30 Apr 2012

Two late goals ensured that AmaTuks keep their firm grip on the NFD title.

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Football adds another graduate to the list
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 23 Apr 2012

on Thursday 19 April 2012, TuksFootball added Marcia Dludlu, who studied teaching, to their list of graduates.

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USSA Team Supports CANSA Shavathon
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Apr 2012

The Tuks USSA Team took time yesterday to help promote the Tuks Shavathon at the student center. Some of the players also got in on the fun and had their heads sprayed red and green.

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Cheers to the class of 2012
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Apr 2012

On Thursday, 12 April, TuksFootball hosted a lunch to celebrate the graduation of the Sport Science students.

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TuksFootball celebrates the Kalamazoo scholarship
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Apr 2012

On Thursday, 12 April, TuksFootball hosted a lunch to congratulate eight of their graduates, but also to recognise Robin Swartz as the first recipient of the Kalamazoo scholarship.

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AmaTuks draw but remain at top of the table
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Apr 2012

Despite the many attempts at goal, AmaTuks could not score and only managed a goalless draw against FC A.K.

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Tuks through to quarter finals of Bayhill Tournament
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Apr 2012

After losing their first match against Stars of Africa Academy, the Tuks u19 team picked themselves up and managed to beat the hosting team, Bayhill United, 1-0 with a goal scored by Kwyung Choi.

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Simphiwe becomes KNVB instructor
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 06 Apr 2012

The 2010 TuksSport Sportswoman of the Year, Simphiwe Dludlu, has succesfully completed the KNVB coaching instructors course hosted by the South African Football Association in Johannesburg from 1 to 5 April 2012.

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AmaTuks share the spoils
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 25 Mar 2012

AmaTuks drew 1-1 with Eastern Cape side Blackburn Rovers.

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AmaTuks Stay Firm
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 23 Mar 2012

After winning 3-1 at home against Witbank Spurs to keep the pressure at the top of the log, Tuks will be full of confidence going into their return clash against Blackburn Rovers this Saturday.

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Prospective Olympian at Tuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 23 Mar 2012

Cindy-Leigh Meyer received her third call up to the senior national team, Banyana-Banyana, for the International friendly match against the "black stars" of Ghana.

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Solid start for USSA 2012
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 20 Mar 2012

After hosting the 2012 USSA Gauteng Football league (UGFL) launch on 6 March 2012, Tuks got their 2012 qualification campaign off to a solid start.

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Great Intervarsity for Tuks
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 19 Mar 2012

There were mixed results for the Tuks residences but great results for the first teams.

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Student soccer team holds coaching clinic for kids
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 11 Mar 2012

The Tuks student soccer team took time out to conduct a coaching clinic at the Sunnyside Primary School, as a build up to Intervarsity 2012.

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Hooray for Intervarsity
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Mar 2012

It's all systems go for 2012 Intervarsity as Tuks hosts UJ at the Absa Tuks Stadium.

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AmaTuks Soldier on
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 09 Mar 2012

With the Nedbank Cup over and dusted for AmaTuks, the team will look to consolidate their position on the National First Division log standings.

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USSA Women get Bronze
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Dec 2011

The Tuks women's USSA team finished third in a somewhat shortened USSA Football National club championship tournament.

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It's Nedbank Time
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Dec 2011

AmaTuks travels north to play in a nedbank cup match against Dynamos at the Giyani Stadium on Wednesday 14 December 2011.

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AmaTuks still Tops
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Dec 2011

After beating them 2-0 at home, AmaTuks traveled to Sinaba Stadium this past Sunday and won 2-1 against Atlie F.C to stay top of the log.

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Sasol Team on track
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 13 Dec 2011

After beating Springs Home Sweepers 3-0 in their last league match for the year, the Tuks Sasol team leaped to second position on the log behind log leaders and current Sasol national champions Palace Super Falcons.

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Flandorp gets u23 Call up
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 21 Nov 2011

AmaTuks Left Back Christopher Flandorp has been called up to the national u23 team that will be playing in the 8 nations tournament in Morocco, 26 November - 10 December 2011.

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Tuks Go to Mams
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 21 Nov 2011

The Tuks USSA women's team will hold two training sessions at the Mamelodi Campus.

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Tuks National Call Ups
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 10 Nov 2011

Three Tuks Players were called up to national team training camps in the past two weeks.

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AmaTuks beat Vasco
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 31 Oct 2011

AmaTuks beat former PSL campaigners Vasco Da Gama 2-0 to maintain the pressure on log leaers Blackburn Rovers.

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Spartak back on track
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 Oct 2011

After a disapointing 3-2 loss to Edu Sport F.C at home in their opening game of the season, Spartak (Tuks SAB League Team) got back to winning ways after beating neighbours and newly promoted Arcadia Shepperds 2-0 at the Caledonian Stadium on 22 October 2011

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Glitz and Glamour at the 2011 TuksSport Awards
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 Oct 2011

It was all glitz and glamour at the 2011 Tukssport colours and awards ceremony held on Friday 21 October 2011 where athletes, coaches and administrators were acknowledged for their sporting achievements.

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Yet another delay for Sasol
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 24 Oct 2011

After the Sasol League kick-off was postponed from 03/04 October 2011 to 22/23 October 2011, kick-off was postponed by another week.

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Tuks Kicks Carara and remain unbeaten
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 17 Oct 2011

AmaTuks had a narrow escape against Carara Kicks.

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Public Works Tournament
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 07 Oct 2011

TuksFootball hosts the football tournament of the Department of Public Works National Wellness Programme on 28 September - 01 October 2011

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TuksFootball : Come back top of the log AmaTuks
Kenneth Neluvhalani, Manager : TuksFootball
Posted on 23 Aug 2011

It is so beautiful on the ear : AmaTuks are on top of the NFD league.

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TuksFootball : Simphiwe learns valuable lessons in America
Posted on 13 Jul 2011

Simphiwe Dludlu was selected as a coach to form part of a group of young women from around the world in a citizens exchange program in the USA.

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TuksFootball : Tuks u.17 Wins Plate Final
Posted on 13 Jul 2011

The Tuks u.17 boys did not do as well as predicted in the 2011 edition of the u17 Engen tournament.

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TuksFootball : Aubrey Ngoma gets u.23 call up
Posted on 13 Jul 2011

Aubrey Ngoma, who plays left wing for AmaTuks, received his first national team call up when he represented the national under 23 team, passionately called AmaGlug-Glug, in its 2-0 victory over Zimbabwe in an All Africa Games qualifier on Saturday, 25 June 2011 at Sinaba Stadium in Daveyton.

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TuksFootball : Robyn rules the roost
Posted on 13 Jul 2011

The captain of the Tuks USSA team, Robin Swartz, captained the USSA u.21 National Team to victory at the 2011 SAB u.21 National Championships which was held in Johannesburg.

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TuksFootball : It's playoff time!
Posted on 12 May 2011

AmaTuks secured a place in the 2011 PSL play offs after beating a determined FC A.K. on Sunday.

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TuksFootball : Women's Coach gets CAF B Licence
Posted on 12 May 2011

The women's Programme head, Coach Sello Mokoena will be receiving his CAF B Licence Today (Thursday,12 May 2011) at a graduation ceremony Hosted by the South African Football Association at the Southern Sun Hotel in Arcadia, Pretoria.

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TuksFootball Produces 9 Graduates in 2011
Posted on 05 May 2011

In March 2011 TuksFootball saw no less than nine graduates honoured in the autumn graduations.

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TuksFootball : 7 Tuks Players in USSA National Teams
Posted on 05 May 2011

After a gruelling week of training at the USSA Football National team camp hosted in Bloemfontein, seven players of the University of made the USSA National team which will represent South Africa at the World Student Games to be held in China 13 - 23 August 2011.

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TuksFootball : Spartak ready for play-offs
Posted on 05 May 2011

The Tuks SAB League team, 'Spartak' won their stream for the 2010/2011 season in Tshwane and are firmly on their way to the big leagues. On Saturday 07 May 2011 they will play in a play-off game against the winner of the other stream in Tshwane. If the team wins this match then they qualify for the Provincial SAB League play-offs, where they can play for a spot in the Gauteng Vodacom League.

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TuksFootball : USSA League Standings
Posted on 05 May 2011

The Tuks ladies team lies second on the log on goal difference. It looks like a competition between Tuks and TUT Pretoria of who can outscore who.

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TuksFootball : AmaTuks on brink of play-offs - again!
Graham Oosthuis, AmaTuks Team Manager
Posted on 04 May 2011

A testing four days await the AmaTuks team, which is once again on the brink of qualifying for the play-offs to the Premier Soccer League.

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TuksFootball : Sold USSA start for both genders
Posted on 18 Mar 2011

After mixed results at intervarsity, with the ladies winning 4-2 and the men losing 1-0, both teams started their 2011 USSA campaign on a positive note by beating TUT Soshanguve.

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TuksFootball : Tukkie Junior goes national
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 03 Mar 2011

Thomas Zaqueu, who plays for the Tuks u16 academy team has been called up to represent his country of birth Mozambique in a friendly match against Bulgaria on 06 March 2011 in Mozambique.

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TuksFootball : USSA team promises to dominate Intervarsity
Posted on 03 Mar 2011

The USSA season is upon us and as usual, the team kick off the year with the annual Intervarsity against the University of Johannesburg.

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TuksFootball : AmaTuks share spoils
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 22 Feb 2011

The University of Pretoria was involved in a tightly contested match at home against Black Leopards on Friday, 18 February.

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TuksFootball : Women bag double
Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 22 Feb 2011

In the past weekend's action the Absa team came out victoriuos on Friday (18 February) in a thrilling eleven goal match, beating the Mamelodi based Happy Hearts 7-4.

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TuksFootball : Last see of AmaTuks for 2010
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 03 Dec 2010

AmaTuks will be playing their last league game before the festive break tonight (Friday, 3 December) at the ABSA Tuks Stadium.

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TuksFootball : Long awaited win for AmaTuks
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 23 Nov 2010

AmaTuks are riding high after their long awaited win against Black Leopards this past Saturday.

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TuksFootball : ABSA Tuks Stadium place to be
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 09 Nov 2010

The ABSA Tuks Stadium was the place to be last Friday and will again be this Friday.

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TuksFootball : 'Queen' Simphiwe stunned by award
Posted on 29 Oct 2010

Simphiwe Dludlu could not believe it when she was named d Sportswoman of the Year at the annual TuksSport Awards Dinner.

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TuksFootball : AmaTuks break through
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 29 Oct 2010

The football action resumed after the break with a hard fought win against United F.C. in Kimberley.

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TuksFootball : Ladies want to pull out all the stops
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 14 Oct 2010

The University of Pretoria?s women are battling to find their feet in the 2010/2011 edition of the SASOL Provincial league.

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TuksFootball : Post season coaching clinic
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 28 Sep 2010

The TuksFootball Junior Programme is in the final stage of the 2010 league and there is an extension to involve and invite kids to the programme.

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TuksFootball : AmaTuks show character with 2-2 draw
Posted on 26 Sep 2010

AmaTuks showed character when they played the Black Leopards on Friday, 17 September 2010 at the ABSA Tuks Stadium.

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TuksFootball: Tuks' men out of USSA race
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 09 Sep 2010

Tuks' men are out of the USSA Championships race after losing 1-2 to TUT Soshanguve in the semi-finals.

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TuksFootball : AmaTuks ready to roll
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 03 Sep 2010

The University of Pretoria F.C. (AmaTuks) has made impressive strides in its preparations for the 2010/2011 season.

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Tuks' men scrape through to stay in race for USSA title
Posted on 27 Aug 2010

They wanted one point from their last group match to qualify for the semi-finals and that is exactly what TuksFootball's USSA men's side has done by drawing with TUT Pretoria on 24 August (0-0).

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Tuks have home advantage in play-offs
Posted on 26 Aug 2010

The semi-finals will not take place at the same venue, but even so the University of Pretoria's USSA teams will have the full support they deserve - if not in body then in soul.

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Tuks' loss is Pirates' gain
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 23 Aug 2010

The University of Pretoria F.C. has lost Andile Jali and Phenyo Mongala to Orlando Pirates.

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Steve is building the nest
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 23 Aug 2010

As the new football season is about to kick off, AmaTuks Coach Steve Barker is gathering the softest grass to ensure the warmth for the coming season.

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Tuks Women dazzle the Mamelodi crowd
Mokgethi Maleka and Pearl Mosoane
Posted on 16 Aug 2010

The TuksFootball Women's team played in the 2010 People Against Human Abuse (PAHA) soccer tournament held from 07-09 August 2010 at the Muckleneuck Grounds in Mamelodi.

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Grahamstown, here we come
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 11 Aug 2010

As the AmaTuesdays of USSA Football are still happening all around Gauteng, the race is slowly nearing the finishing line.

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Huge USSA Gauteng League double for Tuks
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 02 Aug 2010

The return of AmaTuesday (USSA Gauteng League) brought joy for the University of Pretoria as it recorded a double win with both its women and men outplaying their CIDA City Campus counterparts at TuksFootball Field A.

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Steve off to England for UEFA refresher course
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 27 Jul 2010

AmaTuks' Head Coach, Steve barker has been invited to attend the annual UEFA refresher course in England.


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Amaglug-glug beat AmaTuks 4-3
Posted on 26 Jul 2010

The University of Pretoria FC, about three weeks into its pre -season preparations, played a friendly game against the South African u.23 team, known as Amaglug - glug, headed by Shakes Mashaba, on Sunday (25 July) at the Absa Tuks Stadium.

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AmaTuks trio in SA u.23 team
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 26 Jul 2010

The friendly between AmaTuks and Amaglug ?glug saw three former TuksFootball members playing against their former team.

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Return of AmaTuks looming
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 19 Jul 2010

The University of Pretoria F.C. has returned from a month long holiday in preparations of the up coming season, 2010/2011 which is likely to start beginning of September.

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Four Tuks players in USSA team
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 11 Jun 2010

"It's always an honour to be part of the USSA team. Every year has its own adrenalin rush as we know students join the program for a limited period which means we need to seek for new talent every year," says Sello Mokoena, USSA Head Coach.

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AmaTuks end season on low
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 21 May 2010

After the University of Pretoria F. C. was booted out of the lucrative Nedbank Cup all and sundry knew that they were facing the end of action for 2009/10.

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AmaTuks ready for quarter-final dance
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 05 May 2010

The University of Pretoria is as ready as can be for its Nedbank Cup quarter-final fixture against AmaZulu on Saturday (8 May) in the Harry Gwala Stadium, Pietermaritzburg.


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AmaTuks’ up to tough challenge because of their preparation
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 28 Apr 2010

AmaTuks rose to the occasion against Jomo Cosmos on Sunday (25 April) in their Nedbank Cup last 16 match because they left nothing to chance in their preparation.

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AmaTuks through to Nedbank Cup quarter finals
Posted on 25 Apr 2010

AmaTuks are still in seriuous business in the Nedbank Cup Competition after edging out Jomo Cosmos on Sunday (25 April) at the Rand Stadium in Johannesburg.

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Jomo Cosmos next in AmaTuks' sight
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 20 Apr 2010

With Vasco da Gama a thought of the past, AmaTuks will now fully concentrate on their next obstacle in the lucrative Nedbank Cup Competition.

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AmaTuks on warpath in Nedbank Cup opener
Posted on 18 Apr 2010

AmaTuks started their 2010 Nedbank Cup campaign in super style on Saturday, 17 April.

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Tickets on sale now for AmaTuks' Nedbank Cup opener
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 11 Apr 2010

The PSL has approved TuksFootball A on the TuksSport Campus (LC de Villiers Grounds) as an appropriate venue for AmaTuks’ opening match in the 2010 Nedbank Cup Competition.

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2010 Nedbank Cup draw: AmaTuks at home in opener
Posted on 30 Mar 2010

The national draw for the lucrative Nedbank Cup Competition at Nedbank Headquarters in Parktown on Monday, 28 March was an evening of mixed emotions for AmaTuks.

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Huge intervarsity double for Tuks’ women
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 16 Mar 2010

Tuks’ women teams made a clean sweep against UJ in the 2010 Intervarsity.

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Two Tuks women represent Banyana Banyana at 8 Nations Tournament
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 15 Mar 2010

TuksFootball manager, Kenneth Neluvhalani was delighted that Gloria Thato and Simphiwe Dludlu were included in the South African Women’s National team, Banyana Banyana that took part in the 8 Nations Tournament in Cyprus in late February.

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Intervarsity: Tuks men take honours
Posted on 15 Mar 2010

As they played after the ladies, the Tuks men were pressured to perform better after there were lot of shibobo and tsamaya from the women’s team.

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Heat too much for AmaTuks
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 18 Feb 2010

The University of Pretoria finished their 2009/2010 season on 17 February when they played Batau F.C.

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Tuks’ women will want to improve
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 10 Feb 2010

Tuks’ SASOL women’s team has much food for thought after their disappointing draw with Bophelong.

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AmaTuks get breather after draw
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 10 Feb 2010

AmaTuks got a welcome relegation breather with the 2 all draw against Witbank Spurs on Wednesday.

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Morale booster for AmaTuks as Black Leopards await
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 02 Feb 2010

University of Pretoria F.C. beat its Limpopo rivals, Dynamos on Saturday (30 January) and is heading for Black Leopards, also emerging from Limpopo on Wednesday night (4 February).

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AmaTuks ready for Winners Park
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 21 Jan 2010

AmaTuks will take on Winners Park on Saturday, 23 January at the University of Limpopo’s Oscar Mpheta Stadium.

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AmaTuks waiting for next call
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 05 Jan 2010

The University of Pretoria’s first men’s football team, known as AmaTuks, is pulling forces whilst waiting for the next call.

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USSA awards: a night to remember for Tuks' women
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 15 Dec 2009

The Tuks women’s spirit and performance at the USSA tournament couldn’t finish off without well deserved recognition.

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Tuks' women lose in USSA Football finals
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 14 Dec 2009

The Tuks women’s team made their presence felt at the USSA Championships in Mafikeng (7 to 11 December), but it was still a case of so near yet so far.

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TuksFootball women’s team ready for USSA
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 30 Nov 2009

When the TuksFootball USSA women’s team became the Gauteng silver medalists earlier this year, they knew the work was not done yet.

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Solid performance does not help AmaTuks’ winning cause
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 25 Nov 2009

“We were very unfortunate in not bringing something home with us”.

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AmaTuks share spoils with Batau
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 10 Nov 2009

When the University of Pretoria FC was preparing to claim a stake against Batau FC on Friday (6 November), the goal was to collect all possible league points from the game.

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Barker wants improvement from AmaTuks
Posted on 30 Oct 2009

A substantially improved performance is high on the AmaTuks’ agenda on Friday (30 October) when they face United FC at ABSA Tuks Stadium.

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TuksFootball outshines others at 2009 TuksSport Awards Banquet
Posted on 27 Oct 2009

TuksFootball stole the limelight by winning five awards at the 2009 TuksSport Colours and Awards Banquet held on 23 October.

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TuksFootball congratulates awards nominees
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 23 Oct 2009

Congratulations to all the TuksFootball recipients of and nominees for special awards at the TuksSport Colour Awards banquet on 23 October 2009.

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AmaTuks register important away win
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 20 Oct 2009

The University of Pretoria FC, known as AmaTuks, headed to Seshego Stadium in Polokwane, Limpopo, on 17 October with a clear expectation to win and better their position on the National First Division Inland stream Log. They played against Winners Park.

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Tuks women win USSA silver
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 17 Sep 2009

The Tuks USSA Women’s football team came second in the USSA Gauteng Football League (UGFL) after a stunning display against UJ in the final on Wednesday, 16 September.

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Tuks women contest USSA finals
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 15 Sep 2009

Tuesday, 15th September is D-day for the Tuks USSA Women’s football team.

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Maroela has final say in TuksFootball Winter House League
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 14 Sep 2009

Like in rugby, Maroela also reigns supreme in football after defeating defending champions Kiaat on penalties in the TuksFootball Winter House League final played on September 7.

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Ex Netball SA president to speak on sponsorship and marketing
Mokgethi Maleka
Posted on 26 Aug 2009

The second lecture on Sponshorship and Marketing will be conducted by Ms Ntambi Ravele, former Netball South Africa President and PSL Marketing Manager.

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