African Football Executive Confex welcomes The International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) as a Gold Sponsor at Confex 2012!

The ICSS is an international, not-for-profit institution that aims to help event organizers to stage safer major sporting events. The Centre’s mission is to enhance security and safety in the world of sport by proactively addressing real issues and providing best-in-class training, research and tailored consulting in all aspects of sport security. The ICSS team […]

I'll wait on their response – Evans

Brett Evans arrived back in Cape Town last night after undergoing a trial at the Portland Timbers FC who play in the MSL. Evans was tired but upbeat about his time in the States and returned hopeful of having done enough to make a good impression on the Portland Timbers head coach, John Spencer. Evans […]

Santos appoints Dutchman Nooij

Santos have announced the appointment of Dutchman Mart Nooij as their new head coach. Nooij will be assisted by Duncan Crowie, who has since the end of 2011 been acting as care-taker coach, having himself taken over the reins from Boebie Solomons. “Santos is proud to announce the appointment of Maart Nooij, as the new […]

AFCON Host Cities Announcement is postphoned

The announcement of the successful AFCON 2013 Host Cities, which was scheduled to take place on Friday, 20 April 2012, has been deferred to Thursday, 03 May 2012 by Cabinet of the Republic of South Africa. The Local Organising Committee (AFCON 2013 LOC) had invited bids from cities wishing to host AFCON 2013 matches. Eight […]

Banyana Banyana Ready to go for Olympics

Wednesday, 18 April marks 100 days to the start of the 2012 London Olympic Games where the South African Senior Women’s National Team (Banyana Banyana) will be competing for the first time. The Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana is in camp at the Stellenbosch University Sports Performance Institute preparing for the Olympics. Technical Advisor Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba […]