South Africa News

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South Africa and Tanzania fixture put back

Firdose Moonda | May, 9 2011

The international friendly between South Africa and Tanzania has been moved back to its original date on May 14.

Mokoena axed by South Africa for ANC game

March, 15 2011

South Africa captain Aaron Mokoena has been dropped from the squad to face Egypt in a crucial African Nations Cup qualifier.

SAFA: Bafana Bafana set for name change

ESPNsoccernet staff | February, 6 2011

The South African Football Association (SAFA) is committed to changing the nickname of the South African national football team from Bafana Bafana.

Bafana axe World Cup pair Mphela and Modise

February, 3 2011

South Africa have axed World Cup stars Katlego Mphela and Teko Modise for next week's friendly against Kenya in Rustenburg.

Morocco wins 2015 African Nations Cup bid

January, 29 2011

Morocco will stage the 2015 African Nations Cup, the Confederation of African Football announced.

Bafana legend Radebe welcomes Somma call-up

Firdose Moonda | November, 4 2010

Former South Africa captain Lucas Radebe has backed Davide Somma to be big hit for Bafana Bafana, after the Leeds United striker was picked in Pitso Mosimane's 23-man squad to play the United States in a friendly next Wednesday.

South Africa want to host 2015 African Nations Cup

September, 29 2010

South Africa have declared their interest in hosting the 2015 African Nations Cup.

Mosimane picks five new faces for South Africa

August, 5 2010

South Africa coach Pitso Mosimane has named five new names in his first squad since taking charge of the team three weeks ago.

Essien, Appiah and Muntari out of Ghana squad

August, 4 2010

Michael Essien, Sulley Muntari and Stephen Appiah are just some of the high-profile players missing from the Ghana squad to face South Africa in an international friendly next week.

Mosimane confirmed as new Bafana Bafana boss

July, 15 2010

Pitso Mosimane has officially been unveiled as South Africa's new coach, taking over from Carlos Alberto Parreira.

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