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What you need to know about the SAFA elections

The South African Football Association (SAFA) goes for its Elective Congress on 24 March 2018 and here are some of the information the public may need to know. The SAFA CEO is mandated to send out nomination forms to all members of the Association whereby members nominate candidates of their choice. Only members in good standing are eligible for nomination. ...

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Ellis names squad for Cyprus Women’s Cup

Interim head coach of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana, Desiree Ellis, has named a squad of 21 players to play in the Cyprus Women’s Cup. The tournament runs from 26 February to 7 March 2018, and involves 12 women’s national teams – mainly from Europe. The matches are played in the cities of Nicosia, Paralimni and Larnaca. The competition has been ...

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Banyana Banyana go down to Sweden in Cape Town

Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana suffered a 3-0 defeat to Sweden in an international friendly match played at the Cape Town Stadium on Sunday, 21 January. This was South Africa’s first match since they last faced Burkina Faso in October 2017, but Desiree Ellis’ charges gave as much as they got in this exciting encounter against the Swedes, who are ranked 10th in ...

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Ellis expects third time lucky for Banyana against Sweden

Interim coach of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana, Desiree Ellis, is hoping it will be third time lucky for the South Africans when they face Sweden in an international friendly match on Sunday, 21 January 2018 at the Cape Town Stadium. Kickoff is at 14h00. This will be third meeting between the two nations and Banyana Banyana have suffered same number of ...

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