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10 Things to Know about Banyana Banyana

South Africa’s women football team, Banyana Banyana made history in Ghana last week when they qualified for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.After a...

We will take our chances and win, vows Phala

Midfielder Thuso Phala says Bafana Bafana will fight their way out of the deep hole they have find themselves in at the CAF Orange Africa Cup of Nations tournament, currently under way in Equatorial Guinea. Kick-off against Senegal is at 9pm on Friday.

South Africa celebrates sporting victory

Football, rugby, cricket and cycling made it a spectacular sporting weekend for South Africa. A win over Sudan got Bafana to Afcon, the Boks beat England at Twickenham, and the Proteas trounced Australia in Perth. The Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge wrapped up the weekend in Johannesburg.

South Africa celebrates sporting victory

Football, rugby, cricket and cycling made it a spectacular sporting weekend for South Africa. A win over Sudan got Bafana to Afcon, the Boks beat England at Twickenham, and the Proteas trounced Australia in Perth. The Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge wrapped up the weekend in Johannesburg.

An African team for the World Cup

A new golden generation of top-flight football talent is taking Africa to the World Cup. The entire continent is again expected to get behind the Indomitable Lions, Super Eagles, Les Elephants, Black Stars, Desert Foxes and their young teams as they play for glory.

Bafana squad named for tour Down Under

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has announced an 18-man squad to play international friendly matches against Australia and New Zealand next month. South Africa's previous two encounters with the Socceroos both ended in draws; in their only previous encounter with New Zealand, in 2009, they won 2-0.

Bafana without Khune, Dikgacoi for Brazil clash

Bafana Bafana will be without captain Itumeleng Khune and midfielder Kagisho Dikgacoi, who have both been ruled out because of injuries, for their international friendly match against Brazil at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

Bafana score vital 2-0 win over CAR

Bafana Bafana got their Fifa World Cup qualifying campaign back on track with a 2-0 victory over the Central African Republic at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday. "I'll take the win and also I'll take the way we played," coach Gordon Igesund said afterwards.

Youngsters lift Banyana in Cyprus

South Africa's women's football team registered their first win at the 12-nations Cyprus Cup on Monday, with youngsters Robyn Moodaly and Jermaine Seoposenwe both finding the net against Northern Ireland.

Mali to face Bafana in Afcon quarters

Ghana and Mali progressed from Group B to the knockout stages of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations on Monday. While Ghana made it look easy against Niger, Mali had to battle for a draw with the DRC that booked them a quarterfinal date with Bafana Bafana.