There will be one player at the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships who will be relishing the opportunity to play more than most having recovered from a horror injury that has kept him out for the last year. South Africa striker Luvuyo Mkatshana is a star in the making, but a serious knee
The 12 nations that will compete in the 2017 COSAFA Under-20 Championships to be staged in Zambia from December 6-16 have been confirmed with two exciting guest teams set to light up the regional showpiece event. North African powerhouse Egypt will be sending their crop of youngsters along with East African side Uganda, who have
The COSAFA Under-20 Championship has always been a fantastic breeding ground for young talent from the Southern African region and the 2017 edition in Zambia from December 6-16 will be no different. Last year the tournament helped to launch the careers of a number of stars from across the region, including South Africa, who saw
A direcção da COSAFA e os seus colaboradores endereçaram as profundas condolências à família do ex-árbitro internacional sul-africano Ian McLeod que perdeu a vida na noite da quinta-feira passada vítima de doença. Com 63 anos de idade McLeod que era tido como uma das vozes respeitadas e autorizadas na arbitragem sul-africana, este desempenhou um papel
South African Under-20 national team defensive midfielder, Katlego Mabuza says playing football is equally important as getting quality education. The 19-year-old Sports Management student from the University of Johannesburg is currently pursuing a career in the field of Sports Management while working hard to help Basetsana secure a place in next year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World
South Africa’s preparations for their crunch 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Burkina Faso on Saturday have been thrown into turmoil after an injury crisis that has the potential to seriously harm their chances of victory. Bafana Bafana must beat the Burkinabe to keep their hopes of winning a place at the finals in Russia
After a scintillating COSAFA Women’s Championship, in which 101 goals were scored in 22 matches in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, the various award winners have been announced. Player of the Tournament was awarded to South Africa’s Chrestinah Kgatlana, who played a vital role in helping her side to a fourth gold medal in five COSAFA Women’s Championships.
Leandra Smeda scored a 90th minute winner as South Africa claimed the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship crown with a 2-1 victory over Zimbabwe at the Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo on Sunday. It is South Africa’s fourth title from the five regional championships played, with Zimbabwe the only other side to lift the crown in 2011.
Welcome to our live coverage of the 2017 COSAFA Womens Championships final between South Africa and hosts Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on Sunday! Zimbabwe are the defending champions after beating South Africa 1-0 on home soil in the last final played in 2011, but Banyana Banyana have pedigree in this competition, winning three gold medals before
Welcome to our live coverage of the 2017 COSAFA Womens Championships semifinal between Zambia and South Africa in Bulawayo on Thursday! South Africa are three-time winners of the regional championship, while Zambia have yet to lift the title You can follow all the action with our blow-by-blow tracker below!