Gordon Igesund’s parting words

Outgoing Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund along with his technical team staged their last press conference at SAFA House today. Igesund vacates his position as head coach after SAFA decided not to renew the former Moroka Swallows coach’s contract. Igesund expressed his disappointment at not being able to continue in the job but believes the national team made great strides ...

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Bafana Bafana

I give up on Bafana Bafana

The Bafana Bafana era is over. The team of the super eleven which once won the Africa Cup of Nations and almost beat the Brazil team of Romario and Bebeto is now a distant memory. We must think of reinventing this team. Maybe the so-called Pan-Africanist Thabo Mbeki was correct when he said we must give the team a new ...

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Statement by Bafana Bafana head coach

Firstly I would just like to start off by saying that it has been my distinct privilege and honour, as well as the highlight of my career to have been the South African Men’s Senior National Team coach for these last two years. Of course I am deeply disappointed with SAFA’s decision undertaken yesterday to not extend my contract beyond ...

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In case we forget!

When Pitso “Jingles” Mosimane was appointed as Bafana Bafana coach, many people were delighted. To them, after consecutive failing foreign coaches in Carlos Alberto Parreira and Joel Santana, going local was the best route. I have not forgotten that towards his sacking, Jingles had become enemy number one to the public. When Gordon Igesund was brought in, masses celebrated. The ...

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