30 August 2022 – The Brazil National Women’s Team was given a thunderous welcome by a group of South African fans after the South Americans arrived at OR Tambo International Airport on Tuesday afternoon.

The Brazilians face Banyana Banyana in two friendly internationals to be played at Orlando Stadium on Friday, and at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Monday September 5. Kick off for both matches is at 6pm and tickets are available at Ticketpro. 

South African Football Association (SAFA) President Dr Danny Jordaan and NEC members Job Mchunu and Jacob “Buddha” Mathathe welcomed the reigning Copa América Femenina champions at the airport.

Brazil Women’s National Team team manager Ana Lorena said they were happy to be in South Africa and they are looking forward meeting the African champions in the coming days.