Angola get thumping win over Mozambique

Veteran Mateus Galiano scored twice and Gelson Dala added the third as Angola scored a comprehensive 3-0 win over Mozambique in their Cosafa Lusophone derby in Portugal on Tuesday. Captain Mateus hit a defkected freekick home on the stroke of half-time to give Angola the lead at the interval and added a second with 77

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Women’s football back in Africa as COSAFA takes centre-stage

The 2020 COSAFA Women’s Championship is to take centre-stage in South Africa’s Nelson Mandela Bay from November 3-14 in what are expected to be the first women’s internationals staged on the African continent since the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc with the football calendar. COSAFA also intends to stage its Women’s Under-17 Championship concurrently with the

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Namibia name final squad for Bafana Bafana friendly

Namibia coach Bobby Samaria has named 30 players for the Brave Warriors’ international friendly against South Africa in Rustenburg on Thursday. Star striker Peter Shalulile makes the team and will surely lead the line against South Africa, while defenders Chris Katjiukua, Riaan Hanamub and Ananias Gebhardt join Emilio Martin and Denzil Haoseb in the final

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COSAFA pays tribute to Rix Mweemba

COSAFA has learnt with great sadness of the passing of Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Vice-President Rix Mweemba on Tuesday morning. “Mr Mweemba was a great supporter of COSAFA and our initiatives across the region, and was himself a FIFA Instructor who believed whole-heartedly in empowering others,” COSAFA General Secretary Sue Destombes said. “We would

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Comoros reach out to diaspora for new players

Comoros Islands have named two more players from their growing list of footballers from the Diaspora for two friendlies this month when they travel to Tunisia to take on their hosts plus play against Libya. The 22-year-old Yacine Bourhane comes from French second division side Niort, where he has spent his entire career, and the

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