COSAFA Under-20 Championships draw is made!

The first round draw for the 2016 COSAFA Under-20 Championships, sponsored by PPC, was made on Wednesday in Moruleng in South Africa’s North West province, where the prestigious youth tournament will be held from December 7-16, bringing together the best young talent from the Southern African region. Hosts and defending champions South Africa will have

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CAF course for women held in Cameroon

A course for CAF Women’s Instructors from around Africa was recently held in Cameroon at the CAF technical Centre in Mbankomo. The course was conducted by Ehypt’s Mohamed Abdul-Meneim, also known as ‘Shatta’, Dominique Niyonzima from Burundi and South Africa’s Fran Hilton-Smith. There were 24 participants from English-speaking African countries as well as the coaches

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COSAFA Executive Committee hands out sanctions

The COSAFA Executive Committee had handed out fines and suspensions to members of the Botswana team at the recent COSAFA Castle Cup in Namibia, as well as those players and officials found guilty of age-cheating at the COSAFA Under-17 Championships. Botswana coach Peter Butler, and players Boitumelo Mafoko and Joel Mogorosi, have been handed two

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Baby Warriors aim to turn tables on Congo

COSAFA Under-17 Championship winners, Namibia’s Baby Warriors have jetted out to Congo-Brazzaville for their Confederation of African Football (CAF) 2017 U-17 African Cup of Nations Qualifiers second-round second leg at the Alphonse Massemba-Debat Stadium in Brazzaville on Sunday afternoon. The Namibians will look to avenge a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Congo two weeks

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COSAFA sides baffle for U17 Afcon places

The remaining COSAFA sides in the 2017 African Under-17 Championships qualifiers will be in action this weekend as they seek to advance to the final round of the preliminaries. COSAFA Under-17 Championship winners Namibia were beaten 2-1 at home by Congo-Brazzaville in the first leg of their tie and face elimination from the competition unless

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