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Banyana Banyana v Ghana game moved to FNB Stadium

The Human Rights Day international friendly match between Olympics-bound Banyana Banyana and Ghana, initially scheduled for Orlando Stadium on Wednesday (21 March 2012), has been moved to the FNB Stadium. Kickoff is 15h00. The reason for the change of venue is because the Orlando Stadium pitch is undergoing urgent pitch maintenance. According to Stadium Management […]

Banyana Banyana go down to South Korea in windy Cyprus

Banyana Banyana found themselves on the wrong end of a gailforce wind and a rampant second half performance by South Korea, as they went down by two goals to one (2-1) in their opening Group C fixture at the Cyprus Women’s Cup on Tuesday, 28 February 2012. The Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana dominated possession in the […]

Banyana Banyana spirit high despite injury

Banyana Banyana spirit high despite injury-enforced withdrawal of Nyandeni Banyana Banyana’s depth in midfield will come in handy following the injury-enforced withdrawal of experienced Russia-based midfielder Nompumelelo Nyandeni from the national team in Cyprus on Sunday, 26 February 2012. Nyandeni reported into camp 48 hours earlier carrying a right knee injury and the Banyana Banyana […]

SAFA to give Banyana Banyana full support

The South African Football Association (SAFA) has reaffirmed its total commitment and support for Banyana Banyana ahead of their trip to Brazil and the 12-Nation Cyprus Women’s Cup. The South African Senior Women’s National Team will leave the country for Brazil on Friday, 10 February 2012 to undergo an extensive three-week training camp en route […]

Banyana Banyana out to defend pride of SA sport status

Banyana Banyana will be looking to build on their status of being South Africa’s number one national sports team of 2011, when they compete against South American opposition in Brazil, en route to the 12-nation Cyprus Women’s Cup tournament. The 22 players of the Sasol-sponsored senior women’s national team leave for Rio de Janeiro later […]