29 November 2018 – Vice captain of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana, Refiloe Jane, will miss the final of the 2018 Women’s AFCON against Nigeria, which will take place on Saturday, 1 December at the Accra Sports Stadium in Ghana.
Jane, who played all the matches at the tournament, left for Australia to return to her new club Canberra United after helping South Africa clinch their first ever FIFA Women’s World Cup qualification.
But she is sad to miss the final as she believes that Banyana Banyana are closer than ever to lifting their first trophy in this competition, but due to club commitments she had to make the difficult choice of leaving before the final.
The Australian league has been playing even during the tournament. Here is what Jane had to say: