17.5.2020 09:49 am
The South African Football Association have had to fend off another report from a former CEO that is highly critical of the behaviour of Safa president Danny Jordaan
Safa issued a statement on Saturday refuting a series of allegations made by former CEO Dennis Mumble, who served as Safa CEO from 1997-2001 and again from 2009-2018.
The South African Football Association will meet on Saturday to discuss Stuart Baxter’s replacement as Bafana Bafana head coach, following his resignation from the post on Friday morning.
Baghdad Bounedjah’s early goal propelled Algeria to a first Africa Cup of Nations title in 29 years after a fiery 1-0 victory over Sadio Mane’s Senegal in Friday’s final in Cairo.
Following a gruelling competition, the 2019 African Cup of Nations comes to an end with the biggest question still to be answered – who will be crowned the champions of the continent?
Sadio Mane’s Senegal and an Algeria side captained by Riyad Mahrez will attempt to secure their place in Africa Cup of Nations history in Friday’s final in Cairo.
Bafana Bafana will renew their rivalry with the Black Stars of Ghana after the qualifying draw for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations took place in Cairo on Thursday evening.
“Our game has got to be based on our strengths and not in the way that Germany plays or the way that other team plays,” says Da Gama.
Odion Ighalo boosted his chances of winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday after he netted Nigeria’s winner to ensure his side third place in the tournament with a 1-0 victory over Tunisia.
Cameroon crashed out 3-2 to Nigeria last Saturday, an exit the federation described as “premature” in its statement.
Gernot Rohr believes Nigeria will be stronger for their experience at this year’s Africa Cup of Nations after his side suffered a painful, last-gasp defeat to Algeria in the semi-finals.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said Algeria were worthy winners after Riyad Mahrez’s last-gasp free-kick sent his team through to a first Africa Cup of Nations final in 29 years.
Algeria will take on Sadio Mane’s Senegal for the title on July 19, in a repeat of a group stage clash they won 1-0.
Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations final for the second time with a Dylan Bronn own goal giving them a 1-0 win over Tunisia on Sunday in a tense last-four clash in Cairo.
Algeria take on Nigeria in the second semifinal of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations at Cairo International Stadium this evening.