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SAFA President addresses Bafana Bafana workshop

SAFA President addresses Bafana Bafana workshop

25 January 2021 - SAFA President, Dr Danny Jordaan emphasised the need for all national teams to do well on international level in order to fulfil the Association’s Vision 2022 blueprint. Addressing a Bafana Bafana technical team workshop on Sunday, 24 January 2021 at...

In Memory of Gregory Nair

In Memory of Gregory Nair

23 January 2021 - The South African Football Association has joined South African sport lovers to mourn the passing of National Futsal Team Coach Gregory Nair who passed on due Covid related complications. This is very sad. It is a huge loss for everyone including his...

Advocate Motlanthe appointed SAFA CEO

Advocate Motlanthe appointed SAFA CEO

22 January 2021- Advocate Tebogo Motlanthe has been appointed SAFA CEO on a five-year contract. The announcement was made by SAFA President, Dr Danny Jordaan who described Advocate Motlanthe as a football administrator through and through. He said Advocate Motlanthe...

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SAFA President addresses Bafana Bafana workshop

SAFA President addresses Bafana Bafana workshop

25 January 2021 - SAFA President, Dr Danny Jordaan emphasised the need for all national teams to do well on international level in order to fulfil the Association’s Vision 2022 blueprint. Addressing a Bafana Bafana technical team workshop on Sunday, 24 January 2021 at...

Percy Tau impresses in his debut for Brighton

Percy Tau impresses in his debut for Brighton

15 January 2021 – South Africa’s golden boy, Percy “The Lion of Judah” Tau inspired and renewed hope among South African football players, especially the youths when he made his full and impressive Premier League debut for Brighton and Hove Albion against Manchester...

Dr Jordaan, Molefi Ntseki mourn Madisha

Dr Jordaan, Molefi Ntseki mourn Madisha

13 December 2020 - SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan and Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki have expressed shock and regret following the tragic passing away of rising Mamelodi Sundowns and Bafana Bafana defender Motjeka Madisha. Madisha (25) died in a horrific car...

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Banyana Banyana players continue shining abroad

Banyana Banyana players continue shining abroad

21 January 2021 – The South African Senior Women’s National team players continue to establish their presence in the elite European leagues Jermaine Seoposenwe has been the talk of the town, after scoring two brilliant goals for her club FC Braga to help them win the...

Quiet Revolution at SAFA

Quiet Revolution at SAFA

01 December 2020 - SAFA has taken numerous steps to transform South African football: • SAFA has achieved the financial turnaround, putting the Association in a positive and healthy financial position.• Strengthened its governance by appointing the Integrity Officer,...

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SAFA structures, competitions & leagues gearing up for 2021

SAFA structures, competitions & leagues gearing up for 2021

15 December 2020 – The South African Football Association (SAFA), following a long unity process to address injustices of the past, was incorporated on 23 March 1991. The body developed a solid structure within South African football and the process is ongoing and...

Day one of SAFA Gauteng men’s promotional play-offs

Day one of SAFA Gauteng men’s promotional play-offs

01 December 2020 - It was a battle of titanic at the University of Pretoria when the five teams from the five Regions of Gauteng met on day one of the SAFA Gauteng Playoffs of 2020 to fight for three spots in the ABC Motsepe League. The event took place on Sunday 29...

SAFA CEO wishes Pitso Mosimane well

SAFA CEO wishes Pitso Mosimane well

24 November 2020 - SAFA CEO, Advocate Tebogo Motlanthe has wished Al Ahly coach Pitso Mosimane all the best in the CAF Champions League final on Friday. Al Ahly are odds-on favourites to beat rivals Zamalek in an all-Egyptian final on Friday, 27 November 2020 at Cairo...

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The South African Football Association was incorporated on 23 March 1991 following a long unity process that was to rid the sport in South Africa of all its past racial division.

COACHING

It is critically important that coaches implement the South African Football Philosophy (SAFP), so that we can align coaching practices, talent identification, skills development and the style of play of all our national teams.

SAFA RULES & REGULATIONS

Football governance is about creating, implementing, and enforcing policies and rules which guide the actions of the SAFA and its members. Links to the relevant documentation can be found at right.

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