BAFANA Bafana coach Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba was yesterday tempted to use a different phrase to describe his work with the national team so far, having made them a force in Group A of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Bafana Bafana are tired of being known as the continent’s whipping boys, said defender Tefu Mashamaite ahead of the team’s departure today for Saturday’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Congo in Pointe Noire.
TEFU Mashamaite’s call-up to Bafana Bafana’s home and away 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Congo could prove crucial as the Kaizer Chiefs centre-back now seems certain to come in for the injured Anele Ngcongca.
BAFANA Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba is targeting six points from his side’s 2015 African Nations Cup double-header against Congo over the next 10 days and says the national side will go into the challenging fixtures without fear.
Captaincy won’t stem Amla’s hunger for runs
BAFANA Bafana’s preparations for their tour Down Under plumbed farcical depths yesterday after Mamelodi Sundowns’ Teko Modise and Bidvest Wits’ Sthembiso Ngcobo took the unorthodox decision of personally turning down their invitations to join the travelling squad.
A RAMPANT Brazil taught Bafana Bafana a footballing lesson with their heaviest-ever defeat, 5-0, in last night’s international friendly at FNB Stadium, yesterday.
BAFANA Bafana want to impose themselves against Brazil in tonight’s friendly international at FNB Stadium.