FIFA applauds SAFA’s wonderful progress

9 September 2021 – SAFA has delivered impressive results over the last few weeks as set up below: COSAFA CUP MEN: After the successful friendly international match against Uganda where the new-look Bafana Bafana team scored an impressive 3-2 victory over the...

FIFA wants women’s football to grow in leaps and bounds

7 September 2021 – FIFA Secretary General, Fatma Samoura has called on the private sector and government to invest more in women’s football. The SG who is in the country is being accompanied by FIFA Women’s Football Officer, Sarai Bareman. Her delegation...

FIFA SG lauds SAFA on empowering women

4 September 2021 – World football governing body, FIFA secretary-general, Fatma Samoura who is in the country, has lavished praise on SAFA for promoting women’s football and providing opportunities for women all round within the game. The SG who is accompanied...

FIFA firmly opposed to Europe break away league

19 April 2021- In view of several media requests and as already stated several times, FIFA wishes to clarify that it stands firm in favour of solidarity in football and an equitable redistribution model which can help develop football as a sport, particularly at...

Bloemfontein Celtic matter referred to PSL

27 January 2021 – The South African Football Association has noted the sanction imposed by FIFA on Bloemfontein Celtic FC over what the club says is a labour relations matter involving one of its former players.  The correspondence from FIFA has been...

Update on FIFA Club World Cup 2020 and women’s youth tournaments

18 November 2020- In light of the current global COVID-19 pandemic and its continuing impact on football, the Bureau of the FIFA Council has taken a number of decisions related to FIFA competitions, including the FIFA Club World Cup 2020 as well as the women’s youth...