The South African Football Association – Under-23

Ntseki names starting 11 to face Zambia

Ntseki names starting 11 to face Zambia

11 October 2020 – The South African Senior Men’s National Team Head Coach, Molefi Ntseki has named his starting line-up to face Zambia in an international friendly match this afternoon. Bafana Bafana will face Zambia at 15h00 at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg,...

We have paid most clubs and players, SAFA CFO

We have paid most clubs and players, SAFA CFO

7 May 2020 - SAFA Chief Financial Officer, Gronie Hluyo says the Association is making huge progress in processing payments for various clubs and other areas. Hluyo said so far SAFA Finance department had dispersed monies to most clubs in the ABC Motsepe League. The...

Link to SA Government Covid-19 Portal

Link to SA Government Covid-19 Portal

27 March 2020 - The South African Government has asked that all websites display a link to the official South African government's Covid-19 portal at sacoronavirus.co.za prominently on their landing page. SAFA is happy to comply. Official news, resources and...

Weekend Preview: Five exciting games to look forward to in SWNL

Weekend Preview: Five exciting games to look forward to in SWNL

30 January 2020 - The South African Football Association’s (SAFA) maiden Women’s National League has already lived up to the hype and billing that it promised upon its official launch and continues to improve with every match-day. Tshwane giants Mamelodi Sundowns and...

Kgatlana moves from China to Portugal

Kgatlana moves from China to Portugal

27 January 2020 – Banyana Banyana forward Thembi Kgatlana has become the latest South African woman to join an overseas club. Following hot on the heels of Kelso Peskin, who is now on the books ofFrench side Toulouse FC Féminines, and Linda Motlhalo who...

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...

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 clubs shower praise on Inqaku kit giveaway programme

SAFA clubs shower praise on Inqaku kit giveaway programme

24 June 2022 – As the Inqaku kit sponsorship promotion continues to gather momentum, many SAFA-affiliated grassroots clubs have spoken highly of the initiative.
In partnership with SAFA, Inqaku launched a free kit drive for MYSAFA-registered…

SAFA welcomes the return to 100 percent capacity at stadiums

SAFA welcomes the return to 100 percent capacity at stadiums

23 June 2022 - The South African Football Association (SAFA) has welcomed government's decision to repeal limitations on public events gatherings, allowing capacity crowds at sports stadiums. SAFA Chief Medical Officer Doctor Thulani Ngwenya welcomed the decision,...

Death threats mar SAFA Elective Congress

Another attempt to stop SAFA Elective Congress fails

23 June 2022 - The final attempt to stop the South African Football Association's (SAFA) Elective Congress on Saturday, 25 June 2022 has failed after the Pretoria High Court struck the matter off the roll for a lack of urgency. SAFA CEO Advocate Tebogo Motlanthe said...

Hlungwani and Tinyani to hang up their whistles

Hlungwani and Tinyani to hang up their whistles

23 June 2022- Vetern referees Victor Hlungwani and Phillip Shumani Tinyani are on the verge of retiring from refereeing, after serveing South African football for over 2 decades. Hlungwani who was born on 4 February 1976 in Giyani, Limpopo, started refereeing in 1991...

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...