NATIONAL TEAMS

Portia Modise launches a foundation for Women in Football  

Portia Modise launches a foundation for Women in Football   

 Former Banyana Banyana captain, Portia Modise launches a foundation aimed at connecting the dots in women’s football through football development programmes, mentoring and training and community outreach initiatives. The Portia Modise Foundation advocates for equality in: Participation and Recognition Mentoring and Empowerment Financial Freedom for players “As women’s football in the country continues to face […]

SAFA/PSL Joint Liaison Committee outcome

SAFA/PSL Joint Liaison Committee outcome

  SAFA have provided an update on where they are with the PSL with regards to formulating a plan for the resumption of football. The Joint Liaison Committee (JLC), made up of representatives of the South African Football Association (SAFA) and its Special Member, the National Soccer League (NSL) met on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 […]

Malawian FA offers support to clubs

Malawian FA offers support to clubs

The Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has moved in to help cushion clubs and players who have been hit hard financially after the effects of the Coronavirus put a halt to sporting activities in the country for the last one month. FAM has set up a relief fund of close to 474,000 USD (350mn Malawian […]

Victor Gomes in Brazil for 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup

Victor Gomes in Brazil for 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup

The South African flag will be flying high at the Brazil 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup with referee Victor Gomez the only South African match official at the tournament. Gomes is among the 10 match officials selected by CAF – three referees, six assistant referees and one support referee. Others from the continent are from […]

SA match officials in CAF Confederations Cup action

SA match officials in CAF Confederations Cup action

The South African flag will be flying high in the CAF Confederations Cup following the appointment of Eugine Nkosinathi Mdlule as the referee in the clash between Asante Kotoko (Ghana) and Football Club de San Pedro (Ivory Coast). The clash takes place on Sunday, 27 October 2019 at Baba Yaro Sports Stadium in Kumasi, Ghana. […]

Amajimbos bow out of COSAFA tournament

Amajimbos bow out of COSAFA tournament

South Africa’s National Under-17 men’ side (Amajimbos) bowed out of this year’s COSAFA Men’s Under-17 Championship following their 1-1 draw against Eswatini at Kamuzu Stadium in their final Group A tie. This result means that both Zambia and Eswatini will progress into this year’s Southern regional football tournament’ semi-finals, after hosts Malawi lost 3-2 to […]

SABC and SAFA reached four (4) year agreement on the broadcast rights

SABC and SAFA reached four (4) year agreement on the broadcast rights

SABC)and the South African Football Association (SAFA)  have reached a four (4) year agreement on the broadcast rights of SAFA matches and events. The agreement will annually cover: 6 Bafana Bafana matches (3 home AFCON qualifiers; 2 international friendlies and the Nelson Mandela Challenge); 5 Banyana Banyana home friendly matches, inclusive of the Winnie Mandela […]

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