South African

Football Association

Mohami bags AWCON gig

Mohami bags AWCON gig

27 June 2022- SAFA administrator Ms Potso Mohami, has bagged yet another gig in the Conferedation of African Football. Mohami has been appointed as a General Co-ordinator (GC) for the upcoming 2022 African Women Cup of Nation scheduled for Morocco. The up-and-coming...

SAFA President Jordaan and CEO Motlanthe apologise to the media

SAFA President Jordaan and CEO Motlanthe apologise to the media

25 June 2022 - Re-elected SAFA President Dr Danny Jordaan and CEO Advocate Tebogo Motlanthe have unreservedly apologised to the members of the media following an unfortunate incident that played out on Friday in Sandton on the eve of the Elective Congress. Dr...

Death threats mar SAFA Elective Congress

Death threats mar SAFA Elective Congress

 24 June 2022 - The South African Football Association (SAFA) has revealed that two delegates received death threats ahead of the Association's Elective Congress to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday, 25 June 2022. SAFA CEO Advocate Tebogo Motlanthe...

NATIONAL MEN >>

Brave Bafana Bafana go down to Morocco in opening Afcon qualifier

Brave Bafana Bafana go down to Morocco in opening Afcon qualifier

9 June 2022 - A brave Bafana Bafana lost 1-2 to hosts Morocco in a tough 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium on Thursday night. The Moroccans were widely regarded as strong favourites to win the match and some observers expected...

NATIONAL WOMEN >>

Banyana Banyana up preps in Morocco.

Banyana Banyana up preps in Morocco.

24 June 2022 - The South African senior women’s national team Banyana Banyana have settled well in Morocco after their arrival on Wednesday, 23 June 2022 ahead of the upcoming Africa Woman’s Cup of Nations. The Pride of the Nation kick off their campaign against arch...

SAFA give Banyana Banyana 10 million reasons to win AWCON

SAFA give Banyana Banyana 10 million reasons to win AWCON

21 June 2022 - The South African Football Association (SAFA) has put a R10 million bonus on the table as motivation for Banyana Banyana to win the 2022 Africa Women Cup of Nations (Awcon) next month. SAFA president Dr Danny Jordaan made the announcement ahead of the...

 COACHING EDUCATION >>

SAFA conducts FIFA goalkeeper coach workshop

SAFA conducts FIFA goalkeeper coach workshop

7 June 2022 - World football governing body FIFA and the South African Football Association (SAFA) are currently undertaking a Goalkeeper Coaching Course at the SAFA Technical Centre in the south of Johannesburg with 25 coaches from around the country in attendance....

SAFA Coaching Education conducts course for schools

SAFA Coaching Education conducts course for schools

29 April 2022 – The South African Football Association’s (SAFA) Coaching Education department is currently conducting a course for school coaches who participated in the 2021 Pan African Schools tournament. The Coaching course is currently underway at the SAFA...

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ABOUT

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.

Human Resources:
hr@safa.net

Legal Department:
legal@safa.net

Competitions Department:
competitions@safa.net

Coaching Education:
coaching.education@safa.net

Membership:
regions@safa.net

Referees Department:
referees@safa.net

SAFA Media:
media@safa.net

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