Pirates off to Seychelles for second leg

Pirates off to Seychelles  for second leg

The Orlando Pirates squad left for the Seychelles at 2am this morning ahead of their second leg match against Light Stars on Wednesday afternoon. The Buccaneers carry a 5-1 aggregate lead going into this match and will look to secure passage to the next round with another commanding display against a spirited Stars side. Should […]

Chiefs advance to next round despite losing 2-1

Chiefs advance to next round despite losing 2-1

Kaizer Chiefs advanced to the next stage of the CAF Confederation Cup following a 5-2 win on aggregate over Zanzibar’s Zimamoto. Amakhosi lost the second leg preliminary round fixture 2-1 in Amaan Stadium on Tuesday afternoon. Lebogang Manyama scored in the 50th minute for the Glamour Boys, while Zimamoto scored through two penalties, which both looked […]

Solinas, hope the repeat in Zanzibar

Solinas, hope the repeat in Zanzibar

Chiefs arrived in Zanzibar City on Unguja, the main island, with a 4-0 cushion from the first leg that was played last Wednesday in South Africa. “Giovanni Solinas upon Kaizer Chiefs’ arrival in Zanzibar for their CAF Confederation Cup second leg preliminary round fixture taking place on Tuesday, 4 December. Kick-off is at 15:00, South […]

Match officials appointed for FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™

Match officials appointed for FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™

The FIFA Referees Committee has selected 27 referees and 48 assistant referees, representing 42 different countries, for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. The journey to the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019™ began for an initial group of female referees and assistant referees from all over the world in September 2015, when FIFA officially […]

Welcome to France, and Dare to Shine!

Welcome to France, and Dare to Shine!

The 24 teams that have booked their slot at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ have now been confirmed, and with the exception of France, who qualified automatically as hosts, the road that led there has been long and arduous for the majority of them. On closer inspection, however, the trip to France next summer will […]

Willard Katsande captain the side in the absence of Itumeleng Khune

Willard Katsande captain the side in the absence of Itumeleng Khune

Ryan Moon will get a start in this afternoon’s second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round against Zanzibar’s Zimamoto. Coach Giovanni Solinas has otherwise decided to rest most of the players that were involved in Saturday’s Absa Premiership fixture against Golden Arrows. Virgil Vries will be in goal, while Daniel Cardoso replaces the […]

SAFA delivers Banyana Banyana cheque

SAFA delivers Banyana Banyana cheque

Upon their arrival on Sunday from Ghana where they finished runners up and qualified for the FIFA Women’s World Cup, SAFA handed over Banyana Banyana their promised cheque incentives amounting to over R2,4 million which they will share among themselves. SAFA met with the players before they departed for the 2018 Women’s AFCON and confirmed a bonus […]

Fresh Pacific contenders emerge as New Zealand retain crown

Fresh Pacific contenders emerge as New Zealand retain crown

New Zealand claimed their fourth successive OFC Women’s Nations Cup crown in imperious fashion on Saturday to win a ticket to the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. The continental crown also shored up a spot at the 12-team Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020 to cap a highly fruitful fortnight for the Kiwis. While […]