South African match officials to attend FIFA seminars

15 October 2021 – South African match officials continue to make headway on the international scene and have been recognized by the world football governing body, FIFA ahead of the upcoming senior men’s and women’s World Cups in Qatar 2022 and 2023 in New Zealand and...

Chavani sanctioned for Amazulu/Chiefs error

6 October 2021 – The South African Football Association (SAFA) Referees Review Committee met on Monday, 4 October 2021 to analyse and discuss refereeing performance over the last round of National Soccer League (NSL) matches. In reference to PSL41 featuring...

Gomes to handle Libya v Egypt match

28 September 2021 – Prolific South African referee Victor Gomes will be in charge of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar qualifier between Libya vs Egypt on 11 October 2021. . This match will be played at Benina Marturs Stadium in Benghazi, Libya and is scheduled to...

Makalima nominated as candidate for 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

26 August 2021 – Top South African referee Akhona Makalima, has been nominated by the world football governing body FIFA as a candidate for the next FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia/New Zealand in 2023. Following her outstanding performances while on international...

SAFA Referees Review Committee member Chulayo passes on

13 July 2021 – It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we announce the passing away of Mr Vincent Chulayo, a member of the Referee’s Review Committee and a former Assistant Referee on the National Panel. Mr Chulayo succumbed to the Covid-19 pandemic that...