U/23 Mens Team

Pirates beat SA u20 in practice match

Pirates beat SA u20 in practice match

South African u20 Men’s National Team lost 1-0 to the Orlando Pirates senior team in a practice match on Sunday, 23 April 2017. The clash, which is part of preparations for the upcoming 2017 FIFA u20 World Cup, took place at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg. Amajita held their own in the match, and gave Pirates […]

Moerane can’t wait for the Olympic Games to begin

Moerane can’t wait for the Olympic Games to begin

The South African u23 Men’s National Team (The Olympic team) held their first training session in Brasilia on Monday afternoon after a long journey to the 2016 Olympic Games with leftback Tebogo Moerane firing a warning shot to South Africa’s opponents. With only 10 days left to the beginning of the games, players are finally […]

Wonder kid Renato Sanches breaks world record

Wonder kid Renato Sanches breaks world record

There have been many great success stories to come out of the first two years of the Durban Under-19 International Football Tournament, but none more so than new Portugal rising star Renato Sanches. It was not so long ago that Sanches was showing off his skills for then club side Benfica in Durban. The midfielder, who […]

SA u23 beat Sundowns 3-0 in practice match

SA u23 beat Sundowns 3-0 in practice match

The South African u23 Men’s National Team defeated Mamelodi Sundowns 3-0 in a practice match as they continue with preparations for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games starting next month. The clash took place at the Sundown’s training grounds in Chloorkop, near Midrand on Friday, 15 July 2016. Goals from Menzi Masuku, Andile Fikizolo and Tashreeq […]

The SA u23 squad to Rio Olympic Games

The SA u23 squad to Rio Olympic Games

Coach of the South African u23 National Team, Owen da Gama, has named the squad to represent the country at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games scheduled to start next month. GOALKEEPERS: 1. Jody FEBRUARY Ajax Cape Town FC (SA) 2. Itumeleng KHUNE Kaizer Chiefs FC (SA) DEFENDERS 3. Kwandakwensizwa MNGONYAMA Maritzburg United FC (SA) 4.Rivaldo […]

SA Olympic team buoyant in Japan

SA Olympic team buoyant in Japan

The South African u23 national team arrived in the Japanese city of Matsumoro in Nagano on Monday and were greeted by searing temperatures hovering over 36 degree Celsius. But despite the punishing travel schedule and high temperatures, the squad remained in high spirits and ready for the Japanese challenge. Light rains are expected for most […]

SA u23 to face Japan in Olympic preparation

SA u23 to face Japan in Olympic preparation

Olympics-bound South Africa u23 Men’s National Team will face Japan on 29 June in an international friendly match as part of preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The South Africans are in Group A with the hosts, Iraq and Denmark, while Japan has been drawn in B alongside Sweden, Colombia and Nigeria. […]