#Cosafa Cup

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While there are plenty of positives to pick from Zambia’s faltering Qatar 2022 FIFA world cup qualifying campaign, it is also important to point out what went wrong. From the outset, FAZ put a high premium on this campaign and we saw a lot of seriousness towards preparations for the world cup qualifiers as we attempted to make a maiden appearance at the biggest global football showpiece for the last 53 years.

Feature: Dube Plays In COSAFA Cup This Summer

This summer, CBC midfielder Nyasha Dube had the opportunity of a lifetime. This is the story of his participation in the Council of South African Football Associations (COSAFA) Cup:. The 2021 COSAFA Cup, an international football tournament in the southern region of Africa, took place over the summer. Senior Nyasha...
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Athletes flock to Friendly City for various events

NELSON Mandela Bay was in top form in hosting a handful of big sporting events recently and, once again, proved what a great host the Friendly City is. Despite the challenges around COVID-19 and with no spectators allowed at these events, it was good to see the organisers and the Bay hospitality getting the accolades they deserved.

Highlights and goal: Zimbabwe 0-1 Ghana in 2022 World Cup Qualifiers

Our coverage of the Zimbabwe vs. Ghana match of Matchday 4 of the second round of the African qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup comes to an end. Thank you for joining us! Stay tuned to to keep up to date with the world of sport. 10:58 AM6...

Afcon : Sixteen Games, One Win, Ten Losses

THE Warriors' worst year, in their history, came to a fittingly miserable end as they crashed out of the 2022. qualifiers yesterday, with a shocking lifeless show, which was as amateurish as it was nightmarish. There were times, at the. National Sports Stadium. yesterday, when they appeared more like Whawha,...

What is Bafana Bafana's strongest attack and who misses out?

Also missing from the attack are: Themba Zwane, Thulani Serero and Bongani Zungu, who were available but not chosen by SA head coach Hugo Broos. With the injury-enforced absence of Percy Tau, it's not clear which players Bafana Bafana's best strike force comprises of. The stage. As South Africa head...

‘It’s Brooks, not Broos!’ Bafana’s young midfielder is making his own name

Bafana Bafana’s Ethan Brooks has revealed that he has had to put up with quips about whether he is related to Hugo Broos, given the similarity of the surnames of the South African head coach and his up-and-coming midfielder. : Igesund warns Bafana not to take Ethiopia lightly. “People keep...

Fielies: Blow for Orlando Pirates as reported target inks new Cape Town City deal

The tall centre-back is enjoying life in the Mother City having helped his side reach the MTN8 final. Cape Town City have confirmed the extension of Taariq Fielies’ contract amidst reported interest from Orlando Pirates. The 29-year-old player has become one of the top centre-backs in the PSL since he...

Wasteful Banyana held by physical Angola in second Cosafa Cup game

The committed South Africans had Angola increasingly stretched as the match wore on, their opponents finishing the game at Madibaz Stadium at Nelson Mandela Bay University in Gqeberha defending desperately. But Banyana could not profit from their chances and add a second Group A win to their 2-1 victory against...

Sports Minister Congratulates Banyana Banyana for WIN in Nigeria

South Africa’s senior national women’s football side, Banyana Banyana, who soared to victory in the first ever Aisha Buhari football cup, has been congratulated by the Sports Minister. Minister congratulated the team, saying:. “Banyana Banyana’s dominance is indeed something that deserves all our praise. The ladies’ national team, under the...

Big payday for Royal AM players after Chiefs win

SOCCER NEWS - Royal AM players are said to have earned themselves big bonuses after managing the upset of the weekend by thrashing Kaizer Chiefs 4-1 in a league game. The Pietermaritzburg-based side overpowered Chiefs and dominated the game leaving their owners, Shauwn “MaMkhize” Mkhize and her son Andile Mpisane celebrating.

Mokwena to Broos: Mamelodi Sundowns' Lakay deserves Bafana Bafana call

The Cape Town-born defender has been very impressive for the Brazilians as he has featured in all the four matches in the top-flight. Mamelodi Sundowns co-head coach Rulani Mokwena has questioned the continued absence of defender Lyle Lakay from the Bafana Bafana squad taking part in the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifying matches.