LISTEN TO EPISODE 21 OF THE COSAFA SHOW! Hugo Broos has been appointed the new coach of Bafana Bafana and had a number of interesting things to say in his first meeting with the media this week. The experienced Belgian tactician has been tasked with rebuilding the Bafana Bafana brand after their failure to qualify
Botswana women’s senior national team coach Gaolethoo Nkutlwisang has admitted that it would be a dream for her side to qualify for the coveted Africa Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Morocco next year as they prepare to take on Angola in the first round of the qualifiers. “I’m living this dream like any other
Namibia interim coach Uerikondjera Kasaona says they will prepare thoroughly for the 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Tanzania next month. “We have a lot of respect for Tanzania and we know the strength and power of that team because we have played them on numerous occasions,” former national team star Kasaona says.
Zambian-born, America-based female footballer Bupe Okeowo is in the country to work out a possible switch to the Copper Queens ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Bupe, who was born of Zambian mother and a Nigerian father, has expressed interest to don the Zambian colours. The 28-year-old is one of the players that the
A number of COSAFA sides have been drawn against one another in the qualifiers for the 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations that will take place in Morocco. That includes a tasty meeting between Malawi and Zambia that has the potential to be a thrilling tie, while 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup participants South Africa
The group phase of Africa’s World Cup qualifiers that were due to start in June will now begin in September, the Confederation of African Football have confirmed. CAF said in a statement that the decision was made in conjunction with FIFA “taking into consideration the current disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the need
COSAFA has noted several media reports around the issue of a Participation Fee that members will pay in order to play at some of our tournaments this year, and would like to place on record the facts: * A Participation Fee amount of US$20,000 will be required for member associations to compete in the 2021
The Football Association of Malawi on Thursday fulfilled its pledge to pay the Flames game bonuses within 30 days by giving the players and officials their win bonuses for the two 2021 AFCON qualifying matches against South Sudan and Uganda. FAM has also given the players an extra K 1 million bonus for qualifying for
Former Belgian international Hugo Broos has been named new coach of South Africa, signing a five-year contract to the 2026 World Cup, it was announced on Wednesday. The 69-year-old, who was part of the Belgium team that reached the World Cup semi-finals in 1986, coached Cameroon to the African Cup of Nations title in 2017.
Madagascar have suspended coach Nicolas Dupuis just weeks before they kick off of the group phase of their 2022 World Cup qualifying bid. “Mr. Nicolas Dupuis, Malagasy national football coach is suspended until further notice and will not be paid during the period of suspension,” the Malagasy Football Federation said in a statement. Eric Rabésandratana