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Banyana Banyana knocked out by lots

Banyana Banyana were eliminated from the African Games Brazzaville 2015 after their Group B was decided by the drawing of lots in Congo on Monday morning (14 September). Both Banyana Banyana and Ghana finished equal on points and goals scored, conceded and difference and as per CAF rule, the toss of the coin was to decide who among the two ...

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Busy period for South African National Teams

The South African Football Association (SAFA) national teams face a hectic period between now and the end of the year with almost all the teams in action. Bafana Bafana, Banyana Banyana, Under-23, Women’s Under-20 and Men’s Under-17 will play no fewer than 18 matches until December 2015. First in action is Banyana Banyana against Ghana at African Games in Brazzaville, ...

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Smeda rescues point for Banyana against Cameroon

Banyana Banyana were roughly three minutes away from the perfect start to their African Games campaign on Monday (7 September). But a hotly debated penalty saw them singing the blues as they drew their opening football match 1-1 against Cameroon. This was always going to be coach Vera Pauw’s toughest task of the tournament as the physically imposing West Africans dwarfed ...

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Banyana Banyana relishing the AAG challenge

After a week-long training camp, Banyana Banyana are relishing the challenge of the 2015 African Games which will take place in Brazzaville, Congo from 3 – 18 September. On Saturday, 29 August Vera Pauw’s charges will join Team South Africa under the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) and are expected to depart for Brazzaville on Wednesday, 2 ...

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