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Mashaba – Still more work to be done

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba is refusing to be carried away despite his young guns’ continued defiance of critics after holding African champions Nigeria to a goalless draw in a thrilling 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday, 10 September 2014. Mashaba, who two weeks ago oversaw the U20’s qualification to the CAF Youth championships ...

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Bafana Bafana tactical analysis against Nigeria

South Africa and Nigeria played to a dull 0-0 draw in their 2015 African Nations Cup, Group A qualifier at Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday night. It was not a tactical game but physical intense game. South African array of skills couldn’t penetrate the well-structured Nigeria defence of Elderson Echiejile, Efe Ambrose, Godfrey Oboabona and Kenneth Omeruo.  Senzo Meyiwa was ...

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Bafana Bafana and Nigeria endure goalless draw

Bafana Bafana and Nigeria played to a thrilling goalless draw at Cape Town Stadium in an 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Wednesday evening. However, the Super Eagles survived a late scare as Bafana Bafana bombarded their goal area late in the second half and at the end of the day, the goalless draw was somehow a fair ...

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The wind of change blowing in Cameroon

The window of change is blowing in the Cameroon national soccer team. More than 70 percent of the 24-man squad selected for Democratic Republic of Congo and Ivory Coast games were not part of the 2014 World Cup games in Brazil where Cameroon lost all their three group games, conceding eight goals and scoring just one. The new look and ...

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