NATIONAL TEAMS

Banyana Banyana trio look to keep KZN flag flying

The Banyana Banyana trio of midfielders Nondyebo Mgudu and Memory Makhanya, as well as defender Zamantosi Cele, will be looking to keep the KwaZulu Natal flag flying briskly, in the quest for places in the national team for next month’s Cyprus Women’s Cup and the London Olympics in July. The three players represent Durban Ladies […]

Bafana, Ghana draw warm-up

A depleted Bafana Bafana outfit held Ghana to a 1-1 draw in their training match at Royal Bafokeng stadium in Rustenburg on Sunday. Two goals in the first half in quick succession for each side were the highlights of a tight midfield battle, where Pitso Mosimane’s youthful charges did well to hold the visitors, who […]

Letsholonyane and Allie out of Bafana Bafana v Ghana match

Reneilwe Letsholonyane will miss Bafana Bafana’s practice-training match against Ghana on Sunday, 15 January 2012 due to injury. The midfielder was stretchered off on Wednesday (11 January) in a practice-training match against Zambia at the Rand Stadium. He went for an MRI scan on Friday, 13 January, which confirmed the knee injury. Letsholonyane was the […]

Bantwana to kick off World Cup qualifiers

The South African Under 17 Women’s National Team (Bantwana) will prepare for the first set of FIFA U17 Women’s World qualifiers that are set to begin this month. The third edition of the FIFA U17 Women’s World will be staged in Azerbaijan from 22 September – 13 October later this year. Bantwana made South African […]

Bafana Bafana play to a draw against Zambia

Bafana Bafana played to a one-all (1-1) draw against Zambia in a practice-training match held at the Rand Stadium on Wednesday, 11 January 2012.South Africa’s head coach Pitso Mosimane used a largely inexperienced side that held its own against an established Zambia side that is preparing for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations starting in […]

Makhabane and Jafta back in Banyana Banyana training in Stellenbosch

Experienced midfielders Mamello Makhabane and Yola Jafta are back in full training along with their other 21 Banyana Banyana players at the national team training camp in Stellenbosch. Makhabane (43 national appearances) and Jafta (17 national caps) missed out on the end-of-2011 Unity Cup match in Zimbabwe due to injury. Striker Zanele Sukazi, who plays […]