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Khune set to start for Bafana in Swaziland friendly

Khune set to start for Bafana in Swaziland friendly

Mar. 25 | Shakes Mashaba has put Itumeleng Khune straight into the Bafana Bafana starting XI for their Swaziland friendly international encounter. Khune has been out of the Bafana Bafana fold since September last year when he had to withdraw himself from the squad...

Match Preview: South Africa vs Ghana

Match Preview: South Africa vs Ghana

Jan. 27 | South Africa need a win against Ghana to have any chance of keeping their African Cup of Nations dreams alive. Ephraim Mashaba is holding on to the hope that South Africa can qualify for the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations when they take...

Match Preview: South Africa vs Senegal

Match Preview: South Africa vs Senegal

Jan. 23 | Thuso Phala believes South Africa can use their agility to good effect as they aim to beat Senegal at the Africa Cup of Nations. Thuso Phala is hoping he and his South Africa team-mates can run rings around Senegal when the two teams face off in the...

Match Preview: Algeria vs South Africa

Match Preview: Algeria vs South Africa

Jan. 19 | South Africa coach Shakes Mashaba is ready for their Africa Cup of Nations Group C opener against Algeria. Shakes Mashaba believes his South Africa players are ready for action as they look forward to Monday’s Africa Cup of Nations Group C encounter...

African Cup of Nations 2015 – Groups

African Cup of Nations 2015 – Groups

Jan. 17 | Group A: Burkina Faso, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon Equatorial Guinea Nations Cup appearances: 1 Best result: Quarter-finals (2012) Coach: Esteban Becker (Argentina): Key player: Emilio Nsue Fifa ranking: 118 Equatorial Guinea were given...

African Cup of Nations 2015 – Fixtures

African Cup of Nations 2015 – Fixtures

Jan. 17 |             SATURDAY JANUARY 17 GROUP A Equatorial Guinea vs Congo  Estadio de Bata 18:00 Burkina Faso vs Gabon Estadio de Bata 21:00   SUNDAY JANUARY 18 GROUP B Zambia vs Congo DR   Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín 18:00 Tunisia...

Bafana are looking good after thumping Mali 3-0

Bafana are looking good after thumping Mali 3-0

Jan. 14 | Bafana Bafana finished off their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations preparations with an impressive 3-0 win over Mali at the Stade Monedan in Gabon on Wednesday. Thulani Hlatshwayo, Sibusiso Vilakazi and Dean Furman netted a goal apiece as South Africa kept their...

Nigeria vs Bafana: Match Report & Player Ratings

Nigeria vs Bafana: Match Report & Player Ratings

Nov. 20 | Bafana Bafana were two minutes away of securing an historic victory over the Super Eagles in Nigeria. While Bafana had already qualified for the 2015 AFCON tournament with a solid 2-1 over Sudan last week, everything was up to Stephen Keshi’s home side...

Bafana climb 10 places in latest FIFA world rankings

Bafana climb 10 places in latest FIFA world rankings

Oct. 23 | Following their unbeaten run in AFCON 2015 qualifying, Bafana Bafana have risen 10 places in the FIFA rankings. The national side are now ranked 57th in the world following a successful start under the guidance of Shakes Mashaba. Bafana Bafana, who look...

Player Ratings: South Africa 0 Congo 0

Player Ratings: South Africa 0 Congo 0

Oct. 16 | Shakes Mashaba’s Bafana Bafana took another step towards AFCON 2015 qualification following a 0-0 draw with Congo in Polokwane on Wednesday evening. Bafana Bafana failed to take advantage of home comforts as well organised Congo defence kept the national...