Tag Archives: SAFA

Jordaan assessing Cameroon’s readiness to host AFCON

SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan is in Cameroon evaluating the state of that country’s readiness to host next year’s Africa Cup of Nations. Cameroon will be the first country to host an expanded 24-team AFCON tournament. Dr Jordaan left South Africa for the Central African country over the weekend and him and his team will complete the site-seeing for all ...

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SAFA wishes Banyana well for COSAFA and AFCON

Vice President of the South African Football Association (SAFA), Ms. Ria Ledwaba, visited the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana on the final day of their training camp at the SAFA Football Training Centre on Friday, 10 August 2018. SAFA CEO Dennis Mumble as well as SAFA Assistant Technical Director, Fran Hilton-Smith, accompanied Ledwaba, the first woman Vice President of the Association. She ...

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Banyana sweat it out in preparation for COSAFA

Banyana Banyana’s preparations for the 2018 COSAFA Women’s Championship are in full swing at the Nike Football Training Centre in Pimville, Soweto.

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Simphiwe Dludlu optimistic about Bantwana’s chances

One day, when South Africa’s National Under-17 (Bantwana) coach Simphiwe Dludlu’s daughter is older, she’ll hear tales of how much of a rebel her mother was, and how she competed with boys in 4th Avenue in Alexandra, playing endless hours of street football, in pursuit of a dream she is now living. And that’s what qualifying for this year’s FIFA ...

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