Ricardo Mannetti – Namibia coach Q&A

Ricardo Mannetti led Namibia to the COSAFA Castle Cup title in South Africa last year, providing the country with one of the greatest days in their history on the football pitch. He remains in charge for the defence of their title on home soil from June 11-25, when he will seek to engineer a rare

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S Africa defeat Zambia at AFCON Futsal Cup of Nations

South Africa got their AFCON Futsal Cup of Nations campaign back on track with a hard-fought 3-0 win over COSAFA rivals Zambia at the Standard Bank Arena on Sunday. The hosts were outplayed 4-7 by another COSAFA side, Mozambique in the opening game on Friday but came guns blazing in a do-or-die encounter against Zambia

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COSAFA sides learn fate in Olympics draw

Both Banyana Banyana and the South African Under-23 Men’s National Team will face Rio 2016 Olympic Games hosts Brazil after the draw was conducted at the iconic Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday. The women’s team has been drawn in Group E alongside Brazil, Sweden and China, while the men’s team is in

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South Africa qualify for Womens Africa Cup of Nations

Banyana Banyana qualified for the 2016 Cameroon Womens Africa Cup of Nations tournament scheduled in scintillating style after dispatching Botswana on a cool evening at the Makhulong Stadium in Tembisa on Tuesday night (12 April 2016). The in-form South African Senior Women’s National Team is one of the two African teams, together with Zimbabwe, going

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The COSAFA Castle Cup in Numbers!

1 – Namibia’s triumph at the 2015 COSAFA Castle Cup was their first in the competition and made them just the fifth country to lift the title in all. This year will also be the first time that Namibia are hosting the COSAFA Castle Cup. 1 – This year will see the Democratic Republic of

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DR Congo to play at 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup

African Nations Championship winners the Democratic Republic of Congo have been added as a guest nation to the star-studded line-up for the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup to be staged in Namibia from June 11-25. Congolese football has enjoyed a renaissance in recent years with top club TP Mazembe current holders of the African Champions League,

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