South African football can now tentatively begin talking about a turning point, said Bafana Bafana coach Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba following the team’s qualification for the 2015 African
More than four years after the fact, there remains no movement on the World Cup match-fixing allegations that continue to cast a shadow over South African football and which the game’s
President Jacob Zuma expressed shock and outrage today at the death of Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa.
Bafana Bafana want to wrap up their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualification with two matches to spare by beating Congo at Peter Mokaba Stadium on Wednesday, but coach Shakes Mashaba has warned they will face “wounded tigers”.
ROWEN Fernandez knows exactly what it’s like to be nailed to a cross, ready for the stoning, in the Soweto derby and he has predicted that goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa will shine for Orlando Pirates in the MTN8 final on Saturday.
IN AN unprecedented move by any Bafana Bafana coach standards, Shakes Mashaba postponed his morning training session to later in the afternoon, telling his players to let their hair down at the Canal Walk Shopping Centre yesterday ahead of their grudge match against Nigeria tonight.
BAFANA Bafana have to overcome a massive mental block against Nigeria in Cape Town tomorrow, says one of the few men to have tasted victory over the Super Eagles, Shaun Bartlett.
IN THE face of criticism from some of the old guard at home, Shakes Mashaba’s Bafana Bafana babes seem desperate to get off to good start in tonight’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan at the 43000-seater Al-Merreikh Stadium.