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Banyana Banyana down Nigeria in 2018 Women’s AFCON opener

A brilliant 88thminute goal from striker and second half substitute Thembi Kgatlana was enough to give the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana a much-deserved win over long-time

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Bafana ready for Seychelles

It’s all systems go for Bafana Bafana as they prepare to welcome Seychelles at FNB Stadium on Saturday, 13 October in a crucial AFCON qualifier. The match

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Bafana Bafana stun Super Eagles

South Africa stunned Nigeria 2-0 in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nation qualifier at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo on Saturday.   Bafana Bafana

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Stuart Baxter names his starting XI v Nigeria

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has named his starting line-up to take on the Super Eagles of Nigeria in the much anticipated Africa Cup of

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Bafana Bafana arrive in Nigeria and it’s all systems go

Bafana Bafana arrived in Lagos, Nigeria on Wednesday evening in high spirits ahead of Saturday’s titanic 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with the Super

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Baxter announces Bafana squad

New Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has named his 25-man squad to face Nigeria in the opening match of the 2019 Africa Cup of

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Orange Signs New Eight-Year Partnership with CAF

Orange Signs New Eight-Year Partnership with Confédération Africaine de Football as Official Sponsor of 5 Major CAF Competitions from 2017 – 2024 The eight-year sponsorship

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Mashaba announces Bafana squad to face Mauritania and Egypt

Bafana Bafana head coach Ephraim Shakes Mashaba has announced a squad of 25 players to play against Mauritania as well as Egypt in back to

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Bafana drawn in a group with Cameroon for AFCON Qualifiers

Bafana Bafana were drawn in Group M of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nation on Wednesday in Cairo, Egypt.   The 1996 African champions were

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Vilakazi among the best in the AFCON Dream Team

Although they were booted out of the 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations tournament in the first round, Bafana Bafana midfielder Sibusiso Vilakazi has been

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Elephants crowned African champs

Goalkeeper Boubacar Barry scored the decisive goal as Ivory Coast ended a 23-year Africa Cup of Nations title drought by winning 9-8 on penalties after

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$100k fine for Equatorial Guinea crowd behaviour

AFCON hosts Equatorial Guinea have been fined $100,000 but escaped having a third-placed match played behind closed doors after crowd trouble in a semi-final against

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Ghana to meet Ivory Coast in AFCON Final

Ghana moved a step closer to ending their 33-year wait for another Africa Cup of Nations title after defeating hosts Equatorial Guinea 3-0 in the

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Ivory Coast through to the AFCON Final

Cote d’Ivoire beat DR Congo 3-1 in a 2015 African Cup of Nations semifinal match at the Estadio de Bata on Wednesday night.   Goals

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Why Was Shakes Mashaba FIRED?

In our previous piece on Shakes  “Shakes Must Shake Out and Make Way for a REAL Coach” we quoted George Santayana’s “Those who cannot remember

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