Ian Palmer out at Maritzburg United with immediate effect

Maritzburg United Football Club hereby confirms that Mr Ian Palmer has had his contract as Head Coach of Maritzburg United Football Club cancelled with immediate effect.. The reasons for cancelling his contract are outlined in the points below; Upon his return from the Christmas Break, (07-01-2012) Mr Palmer requested leave from the 15th-29th of January […]

Orlando Pirates comes clean on Transfare speculations

With the transfer window in full force so are the write ups and speculations in the media about the coming ins and going outs. From Elias Pelembe to Louis Boa Morte – when it comes to the subject of transfers, the name ‘Orlando Pirates’ is often brought up, some rightfully and others just pure speculation. […]

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 […]

SAFA CEO pave the vision for 2012

The South African Football Association (SAFA) Chief Executive Officer, Dr Robin Petersen today held a highly constructive meeting with members of the media, touching on a wide variety of issues. The CEO spoke on some of the Association’s achievements and articulated the Association’s vision in finding sustainable success. Among the issues he covered were the […]