Close ties after first legs in CHAN qualifiers

Both ties are still tight after the first legs of the 2018 African Nations Championship first round Southern Zone qualifiers played at the weekend. Madagascar edged to a 1-0 home victory over COSAFA rivals Malawi, but now face a daunting trip away to Blantyre to finish the job this coming weekend. Morelin Raveloarisona scored the

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Mgcoyi loving her time in Germany

Banyana Banyana striker Andisiwe Mgcoyi is having the time of her life in Germany. The former Mamelodi Sundowns player left South Africa about two months ago to German second division side FC Saarbrücken vrouwen. She has already played three league games and one Challenge Day clash for her new club where she is on a

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Nine COSAFA teams in CAF pool stages!

The COSAFA region will have a total of nine sides competing in the expanded group stages of the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup competitions this season. Four sides are through to the next stage of the Champions League, including cup holders Mamelodi Sundowns, and another five in the Confederation Cup. Here is a

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Namibia name training camp squad

Offensive players Young Brazilian’ Wayne Esterhuisen and Vincent Namiseb of Flamingoes joins the Brave Warriors training squad as two of the five changes to the training camp that continues on Tuesday at the Namibia Football Association (NFA) Technical Centre in Windhoek. Brave Warriors coach Ricardo Mannetti and his technical team will be overseeing training for

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COSAFA teams gear for CHAN qualifiers

The first round of qualifiers for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) will take place later this month with four sides from the COSAFA region in action. Madagascar will host Malawi in Antananarivo on April 23 in the first leg of their tie, with the return set for Lilongwe six days later. Malawi have lined

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Mixed weekend for COSAFA sides in CAF competition

It was a mixed weekend of action for the COSAFA sides competing in the CAF Confederation Cup play-off round over the past few days. Congo-Brazzaville side AC Léopards edged Swaziland champions Mbabane Swallows 1-0 in the home tie of their clash. After a goalless first half in which Swallows had Richard McCreesh red-carded, Leopards took

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Football - 2017 Cosafa Media Briefing - Southern Sun Hotel - Sandton

Cosafa ready to promote interests of Southern Africa

Cosafa will take an aggressive stance to promote the interest of the organisation and its members, including challenging decision made by the previous regime in charge of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), president Phillip Chiyangwa said on Friday. The organisation is the biggest regional block in African football – it has 14 member countries

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Football - 2017 39th CAF General Assembly - Press Conference - Nelson Mandela Plenary Hall - Addis Ababa

CAF President to attend COSAFA meeting

Newly-elected CAF President, Ahmad will make his first regional visit when he officially attends the COSAFA meeting on Friday, 7 April in Johannesburg. Ahmad, who defeated long time CAF President Issa Hayatou 34-20 in elections that took place in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa last month, will co-chair the meeting with COSAFA President Phillip

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COSAFA clubs in CAF action this weekend!

A number of teams from the COSAFA region will be involved in the play-off round for the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup this weekend, with a place in the group stages up for grabs. The extended format of the pool phase for this year, which has seen the number of groups jump from two to four,

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ZIFA gets approval for nine CAF licence courses

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has given the green light on CAF coaching courses proposed by the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) for the year 2017. A total of nine CAF badges coaching courses were approved to go ahead beginning next month up to just before the festive season. The extensive CAF licences programme comes

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