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Desiree Ellis off to France for World Cup draw

The Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana will know the identiy of their opponents in the upcoming 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup when the draw takes place on Saturday, 8 December 2018 in Paris, France. It will be held at La Seine Musicale. A total of 24 teams will be taking part in the tournament, which runs from 7 June to 7 July. ...

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Minister Xasa host breakfast for Banyana Banyana

The Minister of Sport and Recreation SA, Tokozile Xasa on Monday hosted a breakfast for the FIFA World Cup-bound Banyana Banyana in Kempton Park in the East Rand. The breakfast was attended by SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan and some senior members of his National Executive Committee who included Vice-President Ria Ledwaba, Ms Emma Hendricks who was the HOD for ...

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Banyana Banyana denied continental glory

Nigeria beat Banyana Banyana 4-3 in a penalty shoot out after the two teams were deadlocked 0-0 after 120 minutes of gruelling football in a final played in Accra, Ghana on Saturday afternoon. It was a bitter pill to swallow for the Desiree Ellis side who were the better side throughout the normal playing time. In fact, Banyana Banyana played ...

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World Cup – All 24 qualified teams now confirmed

The 24 teams who will be competing in the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ have now been confirmed. New Zealand qualified early this morning by winning the 2018 OFC Women’s Nations Cup in the final against Fiji (0-8). They were the last to qualify for the biggest women’s football tournament in the world, due to take place next year ...

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