31 May 2024 –Banyana Banyana arrived in Saly, Senegal, on Thursday night after travelling for almost 20 hours from South Africa.

Coach Desiree Ellis’ side was welcomed by jubilant members of the South African Embassy in Senegal, who said they were honoured to see the reigning African Champions in person.

The Sasol-sponsored South African senior women’s national team will play two international friendly matches against the Teranga Lionesses on 1 and 4 June 2024 at Stade Lat Dior as they begin their preparations for the upcoming CAF Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON)

The team will hold their first training session with a full squad on Friday afternoon as both Linda Motlhalo and Thubelihle Shamase joined the team in Dakar, Senegal


Kaylin Swart

Katlego Moletsane

Dineo Magagula


Karabo Dhlamini

Shannon Macomo

Bambanani Mbane

Asanda Hadebe

Lebogang Ramalepe

Tiisetso Makhubela

Lonathemba Mhlongo


Linda Motlhalo

Mmabatho Mogale

Sibulele Holweni

Amogelang Motau

Nonhlanhla Mthandi

Kholosa Biyana

Ayesha Moosa

Lesego Nkoane


Thubelihle Shamase

Nicole Michael

Noxolo Cesane

Sinoxolo Cesane

Nthabiseng Majiya