Bantu FC confirmed as champions of Lesotho

The Lesotho Football Association (LFA) have confirmed they will officially end the 2019/20 season on July 31, with no further matches played since the campaign was brought to a halt in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It means runaway league leaders Bantu FC have been crowned champions, a deserved victory after they had built

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No movement in latest FIFA World Rankings

There has been no change to the position of COSAFA nations in the latest FIFA World Rankings released on Thursday with teams inactive since the November international window due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With national team football on hold in Africa until October at least, it is a year when most teams are likely to

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SAFA outline return to play plan

The South African Football Association (SAFA) worked on processes outlined in “the return to play” protocol which was submitted and agreed by the government. Subsequently, the government issued a regulation in terms of the Government Gazette. On 11 June 2020, the Minister of Sport sent a letter to SAFA that they should appoint the Compliance

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Banyana star delighted with Spain move

Banyana Banyana defender Nothando Vilakazi says that after her short stint in Lithuania for Gintra Universitates, she received several offers but took her time as she waiting for the right one. “I think I gave a good account of myself in Lithuania, and it did not come as a surpirse when the offers came through,

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Mozambique coach agrees with 2021 Afcon postponement

Mozambique coach Luís Gonçalves says the decision to postpone the African Cup of Nations finals from 2021 to 2022 because of the COVID-19 pandemic was the right one to make and should work to the benefit of the Mambas. “It is an understandable decision in view of the current situation, since the pandemic is not

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FAZ release fixtures for Zambia Super League restart

The Zambia Super League will resume on July 18 with a meeting between leaders Forest Rangers and Zanaco at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, ending four months on inactivity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The fixture is part of a double-header at the venue that will also see a second-tier contest between Kitwe United and Police

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Seema relishes new challenge at Chippa

Lesotho and COSAFA legend-Lehlohonolo Seema says he is looking forward to his new challenge as the Chippa United coach following his appointment on Monday. Seema has replaced Rulani Mokwena as the new Chilli Boys coach to become the club’s fourth coach during the 2019/20 season that was halted by the Corona Virus pandemic since March.

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Kunda welcomes CAF Women’s Champions League

Football Association of Zambia executive committee member in charge of women football Brenda Kunda says the introduction of the CAF Champions League for women will help make national leagues competitive. Kunda said that women football will be given more opportunities on the continent with a continental club tournament. “I am definitely for the idea because

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