NATIONAL TEAMS

Bafana Bafana defeat Gabon in Nelspruit

  Bafana Bafana defeated Gabon by three goals to nil (3-0) in an international friendly match on Friday, 15 June 2012 at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit. South Africa had gone eight matches without a win and the team had vowed to turn things around with the Gabon match, and that is exactly what they […]

Bafana Bafana head coach interviews underway this Morning

The South African Football Association’s (SAFA) Technical Committee Chairperson, Mr Fanyana Sibanyoni, has revealed that interviews for the Bafana Bafana coaching job, which were scheduled to have commenced yesterday (Wednesday, 13 June 2012), will now all be conducted on Thursday, 14 June 2012. This is with the exception of Bafana Bafana caretaker coach, Steve Komphela, […]

Argentina-Ghana draw favours Amajita

The final Group A match of the 8-Nation International tournament ended in 0-0 draw between Argentina and Ghana in a match played at a cold Cape Town Stadium on Tuesday (29 May) night. The result sees Argentina being joined by South Africa as the two teams from Group A who will advance to the semi-finals […]

Mphela confident goals will come on Sunday

Bafana Bafana striker Katlego Mphela believes that the days of Bafana Bafana not scoring goals will now come to an end. Killer, as he is commonly known, was speaking to the media after the South African Senior Men’s National Team’s training session on Tuesday, 29 May 2012 at the Royal Marang Sports Complex in Phokeng […]

Pitso Mosemane's headache starts in June 3 2012

  Bafana Bafana will face Ethiopia on Sunday 3 June at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace in Phokeng near Rustenburg. Kickoff is at 15h00. “Ethiopia is a very and stubborn team that doesn’t give up and give in to pressure. They have a very quick team up front and a very compact in defence, but […]

SA referees to officiate in a 2014 World Cup qualifiers

Four South Africans have been appointed to officiate in a 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary competition African Zone qualifying match between Cameroon and DR Congo in Yaoundé on Saturday, 2 June 2012. Referee Daniel Bennett, together with assistants Enock Molefe and Zakhele Siwela have been tasked with this high-level match between the two Central African giants. Lwandile […]

SAFA to institute an independent investigation into leaks

The South African Football Association’s (SAFA) Emergency Committee has strongly condemned media reports on the purported “toppling of the President”, the alleged “acquisition of bonuses by the Local Organising Committee (LOC) Board Members” and other negative articles in this regard that have recently appeared in the media, and resolved unanimously to take strong action. The […]