NATIONAL TEAMS

Juniors Win Future Champs

Juniors Win Future Champs

The Orlando Pirates u17 team defeated Spartak Moscow 8-7 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in the final of the Future Champs Tournament played at the Nike Centre in Soweto on Saturday afternoon. With this victory the young Buccaneers become the first South African team to lift the trophy of the coveted youth tournament.Pirates are worthy champions of the tournament having defeated defending champions Club Brugge of Belgium along […]

SAFA President on Bafana Bafana’s AFCON qualification & other national team’s success

SAFA President on Bafana Bafana’s AFCON qualification & other national team’s success

President of the South African Football Association (SAFA), Dr Danny Jordaan congratulated Bafana Bafana on their impressive performance against Libya where they emerged 2-1 winners and secured a place in this year’s AFCON tournament set to take place in  Egypt. The SAFA President went on to highlight the success of Banyana Banyana as well as other South African national teams.

It is all systems go – Notoane

It is all systems go – Notoane

Head coach of the the South African U-23 Men’s Nationa Team, David Notoane, says his players are ready to take on Angola in the crucial CAF 2020 Olympic qualifier scheduled for Estadio 11 de Novembro on Friday afternoon (22 March 2019). The first leg clash kicks off at 17h00 SA time. The team landed in […]

Baxter happy with first training session

Baxter happy with  first training session

Bafana Bafana held their first training session this morning ahead of the all important 2019 Total CAF African Cup of Nations qualifier against Libya this coming Sunday, 24 March 2019. The opening session took place in the Tunisian capital of Tunis at Stade Olympique Dél Menzah. Head Coach Stuart Baxter was evidently happy with the […]

SA U-23 to take on Lesotho in a friendly

SA U-23 to take on Lesotho in a friendly

The South African U-23 Men’s National Team will face the Lesotho Senior Men’s National Team in a practice match this afternoon (Monday, 18 March 2019) at the training grounds of the High Performance Centre in Pretoria. The South Africans are using the match clash to prepare for their upcoming 2019 CAF U23 Cup of Nations […]

SAFA curbing cheating in amateur football with MYSAFA

SAFA curbing cheating in amateur football with MYSAFA

The South African Football Association (SAFA) has made massive strides in professionalizing semi-professional and amateur football with the introduction of the MYSAFA, South Africa’s official football player registration and competition management system. The ground-breaking initiative, launched in partnership by Port Elizabeth based IT company Inqaku, centralizes the registration of players and the printing of identity cards. […]