South Africa

Mashaba expecting tough road

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba admits there is a long way to go in their quest to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

South Africa v Angola

Bafana Bafana will be targeting more of the same when they welcome Angola to Moses Mabhida Stadium on Tuesday for the second leg of their World Cup qualifier.

Bafana take first step towards Russia

South Africa took a huge step towards reaching for the final round of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers with a fighting 3-1 first-leg win over Angola at Estadio Nacional de Ombaka in Benguela on Friday.

Bafana starting XI confirmed

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has named his starting XI ahead of Tuesday's second-leg clash with Angola in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

Bafana 'benefit' from Europe stars

Bafana Bafana and Randers FC midfielder Mandla Masango has no doubt playing in Europe will benefit both him, and the national team on a whole.

Makola wants double success

Orlando Pirates midfielder Mpho Makola has targeted double glory in African competition with club and country.

Suspended Jali leaves Bafana

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba confirmed that midfielder Andile Jali has been released from the national team training camp.

Mashaba 'thrives' on criticism

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba insists he thrives on criticism after silencing some of his doubters with victory in their second-round World Cup qualifier against Angola on Friday.

Mashaba hails Bafana defence

South Africa coach Shakes Mashaba identified his team's strong defence as a crucial factor in their 3-1 win over Angola on Friday.

Angola v South Africa

South Africa will begin their road to the 2018 World Cup finals when they travel to Angola for the first leg of their second-round qualifier on Friday.

Khune to go under the knife

Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune will undergo surgery this Friday after suffering a knee injury in training last week.

Bafana boss to unleash attack

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba revealed that his team will come out guns blazing in their crucial 2018 FIFA World Cup first-leg qualifier against Angola on Friday.

Mashaba: No need to panic

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba says there is "no need to panic" after losing first-choice goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune to injury.

Furmam: Clean sheet important

Midfielder Dean Furman says Shakes Mashaba's Bafana Bafana will be targeting all three points and a clean sheet when they face Angola in Benguela this Friday.

De Sa praises Lebusa's form

Ajax Cape Town coach Roger de Sa believes defender Mosa Lebusa has grown in leaps and bounds since his call-up to the Bafana Bafana squad last month.

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