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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...

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...

Fagrie Lakay broke record as youngest to play for Bafana

Fagrie Lakay broke record as youngest to play for Bafana

Dec. 1 | Fagrie Lakay heaped praise on Shakes Mashaba after the 17-year-old broke the record for the youngest to don a Bafana Bafana jersey. According to safa.net website, the striker beat the record set by fellow Capetonian and Bafana Bafana defender Rivaldo...

Bafana have risen six places in latest FIFA rankings

Bafana have risen six places in latest FIFA rankings

Nov. 27 | Bafana Bafana have climbed six places in the latest FIFA world rankings which were released on Thursday. Bafana Bafana have risen to 51st place in the world following an impressive AFCON 2015 qualification campaign. The national team are now the 11th...

Bafana squad named that will face Ivory Coast

Bafana squad named that will face Ivory Coast

Nov. 26 | Shakes Mashaba has named his squad for the upcoming Nelson Mandela Challenge fixture against Ivory Coast. Bafana Bafana have named their 23 man squad which will take on Ivory Coast on Sunday, November 30 at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit. With the...

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...