THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

22 March ~ Now, you see, because Wits are affiliated to Johannesburg University, they are known as "The Students" or "The Clever Boys". The nickname rather dominates the badge – the central image being nothing more ambitious than the club's initials arranged at a rakish angle – and poses the question: is this actually a compliment or a slur? It seems somehow an unacademic phrase, as if a few jealous townies had come up with the name by way of a sneer. Read more

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