Seychelles face a tough battle with Bafana Bafana on Saturday at the FNB stadium but an even tougher route home. Conversely, the Seychelles team will have to deal with a gruelling, much longer flight through Nairobi in Kenya.
Bafana Bafana are currently well placed in their qualifying group for AFCON 2019. Bafana Bafana are currently second in their group behind leaders Libya. Both have 4 points followed by Nigeria on 3 points. Seychelles are on zero.
Local football and the SABC were often viewed as an inseparable pair – they went together like cheese and crackers, mash and gravy, etc. That is set to change as SAFA announced that Bafana's games will not be aired by the SABC
SAFA announced it would, with immediate effect, retract the SABC’s broadcasting rights for all international matches. SAFA said the blackout would include all Bafana-Bafana and Banyana-Banya matches starting on Saturday.
Mamelodi Sundowns ace, Sibusiso Vilakazi, has been ruled out with an Achilles injury sustained in Bafana’s friendly contest against Supersport United on Wednesday. Bafana finished as 1-0 victors but will miss Vilakazi.
Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic has pleaded with his club’s supporters and South Africans in general not to question or criticise Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter’s player selection choices.
Stuart Baxter’s decision to use plush Steyn City as a training base has drawn criticism. Property within the luxury estate can fetch up to R25 million. Baxter has ruffled feathers when appointing his son as a goalkeeping coach.
: Delron Buckley feels Siphiwe Tshabalala needs to hit the ground running to avoid the Turkish fans turning on him. Buckley represented Bafana Bafana and had successful spells at various European clubs, including in Germany.
Bafana Bafana have lined up a friendly against Supersport United on Wednesday. The contest will serve as a training exercise with certain tactical requests from coach, Stuart Baxter. Baxter has to contend with a few injuries too.
Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has called on the experience and skill of former Bafana star striker Shaun Bartlett ahead of the team’s two crucial African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying matches against Seychelles.
Dino Ndlovu‚ Lebo Phiri and Percy Tau are yet to arrive and report for Bafana Bafana duty. Bafana face Seychelles in an AFCON qualifier double-header this month. Baxter confirmed injury niggles for right-back Thapelo Morena.
Kamohelo Mokotjo is optimistic that Bafana Bafana coach, Stuart Baxter, is noting his club form. The Brentford midfielder has been in impressive form and produced a man of the match display over the weekend against Leeds.
Coach Stuart Baxter adds Aubrey Modiba to the squad after announcement of initial shortlist. 25 man squad finalised to take on Seychelles in back to back matches. The youngster scored a lovely free kick on Tuesday
Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has explained why he chose to include Thapelo Morena in his current squad which will play two crucial African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier matches against Seychelles later this month.
Cape Town City midfielder Thabo Nodada probably had the best night of his life on Saturday night. Nodada was celebrating winning the MTN8 trophy with his teammates when he received more amazing and possibly life changing news.
Bafana Bafana’s African Cup of Nations qualifier match against Seychelles is in danger of not being televised. The SABC is yet to reach an agreement with the South African Football Association (SAFA) over broadcasting terms.
Bafana Bafana will face the tiny island nation of the Seychelles twice in October in qualifying matches for the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Stuart Baxter will be keen to collect maximum points against the Islanders.
Former Bafana Bafana player Eric September is disappointed and frustrated that he hasn't received his R1.4 million from the Road Accident Fund yet. September was involved in a car accident in 1994 and his injuries killed career.
The Premier Soccer League is threatening to take legal action against the South African Football Association over the R50 million Outsurance sponsorship conflict. The PSL said the deal could do permanent damage to football.
SAFA technical director Neil Tovey has backed Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter’s decision to appoint his son, Lee Baxter, as the stand-in goalkeeping coach for the side in the absence of regular coach Andre Arendse.
Legendary BAFANA BAFANA and Kaizer Chiefs star DOCTOR KHUMALO ⏩ has faced the humiliation of having 26 of his household items sold at auction as part of his increasingly
Former Bafana Bafana captain and once rising star of the South African footballing world Mbulelo OJ Mabizela has admitted that the issues he had with discipline cost him his playing career and stopped him from reaching potential.