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Bafana Bafana stay put in latest FIFA rankings

The latest FIFA rankings have been published, and Bafana Bafana remain 81st in the world rankings and in 17th place on the African continent. With a lack of international fixtures to affect the rankings, big changes were not expected. Top 10 in the latest FIFA rankings: Germany, Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium, Spain, Poland, Switzerland, France and Chile. Top 10 in ...

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SA Football Association announce R23-million profit

The South African Football Association (SAFA) held its Annual Congress at the Sandton Convention Centre on Sunday, 3 December 2017 which saw the Association record a healthy R23,1m in surplus. The profit is a massive turnaround in the Association’s coffers; last year SAFA recorded a huge loss of R45m. The Congress also took a number of decisions which include bringing ...

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CAF moves dates for 2019 AFCON qualifiers

The Confederation of African Football recently held an Executive Committee meeting and agreed to move match dates for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. This came as a result of a request from the five countries that will represent the continent at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament in June. “At the request of the qualified teams – ...

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Stuart Baxter reflects on 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has reflected on a FIFA World Cup campaign which ended with a 2-1 away defeat to Senegal on Tuesday night. The Bafana Bafana coach admitted the FIFA World Cup qualifiers was a difficult campaign adding it is not easy to come in and impose your philosophy there and then and put across your ideas. This ...

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