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...

Banyana star Van Wyk brings curtain down on illustrious career

Banyana star Van Wyk brings curtain down on illustrious career

5 December 2023 - Banyana Banyana star Janine Van Wyk brought the curtain down on her illustrious career in spectacular fashion this week when she broke the African record for the most caps and in the process also helped the South African senior women's national team...

Banyana qualify for the 2024 WAFCON

Banyana qualify for the 2024 WAFCON

South Africa….0(2) (Linda Motlhalo 56'(P), Nicole Michael 86') Burkina Faso…0(0) Aggregate (3-1) 4 December 2023 - Banyana Banyana qualified for the 2024 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations after a 2-0 (3-1 aggregate) victory over Burkina Faso in a second leg qualifier at...

SAFA mourns late journalist Jermaine Craig

SAFA mourns late journalist Jermaine Craig

4 December 2023 – The South African Football Association (SAFA) President Dr Danny Jordaan has sent his condolences to the Craig family following the sudden death of veteran journalist Jermaine Craig today (4 December 2023). Craig collapsed while at the gym and was...

Banyana prepare for second leg WAFCON qualifier against Burkina Faso

Banyana prepare for second leg WAFCON qualifier against Burkina Faso

02 December 2023- Banyana Banyana landed in South Africa on Saturday ahead of the second leg of the WAFCON qualifier against Burkina Faso to be hosted at the Lucas Moripe Stadium on Monday 4 December 2023. The Sasol-sponsored South African senior women’s team were...

International recognition for SAFA leaders

International recognition for SAFA leaders

2 December 2023 - Two members of the South African Football Association's (SAFA) leadership, Norman Arendse and Poobalan Govindasamy, have been appointed to top positions in international bodies. SAFA is pleased that Arendse has been appointed to the Confederation of...

SAFA & MYSAFA revolutionise player registration, again

SAFA & MYSAFA revolutionise player registration, again

01 December 2023 - In a milestone for African football, tech-savvy SAFA clubs are embracing a new software feature to streamline the player registration process.  With  Hollywoodbets Men's Regional League registration re-opened until December 3, clubs are discovering...

Banyana Banyana held to a draw by Burkina  Faso

Banyana Banyana held to a draw by Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso …..(0)1 (Yasso Konate 68’) South Africa……..(0)1(Hildah Magaia 56’) 30 November 2023 - Banyana Banyana were held to a 1-1 draw by Burkina Faso in the first leg of the 2024 WAFCON Qualifiers at the Charles Konan Banny Stadium on Thursday. The two sides went...

SAFA mourns late journalist Jermaine Craig

SAFA calls for Coaches and Academies to register their authenticity

29 November 2023 - Coaches, Football Academies, Schools of Excellence and Development Centres  are requested to register their authenticity on the South African Football Association’s Technical department database.  The purpose of this registration is to ensure that...