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Springbok captain Siya Kolisi named as Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 representative

JOHANNESBURG, October 16 – Springbok captain Siya Kolisi has been named by International organisation Global Citizen as an advocate for the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100. This event will be held on Sunday, December 2 at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg. In his role as an official advocate for Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, Kolisi […]

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Assistant ref Madidilani sanctioned by Safa for eight weeks for incorrect offside decision

JOHANNESBURG, October 13 – Assistant referee Edward Madidilani, who disallowed a Mamelodi Sundowns goal during the Bloemfontein Celtic and Sundowns league match on October 3, has been sanctioned by Safa for failing to fully comprehend and apply the Offside Law 11. Madidilani, who was running the lines during the game, flagged for offside what was […]

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SABC don’t take too kindly to Safa statement on TV blackout

JOHANNESBURG, October 12 – There seems no end to the impasse between the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and the South African Football Association (SAFA). After SAFA released a statement regarding a TV blackout for international matches the SABC responded with a statement which read: The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has noted the statement […]

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SABC hits back at Safa over dispute on airing of Bafana Bafana matches

CAPE TOWN, October 12 – The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Thursday, refuted that it had made a “miniscule” offer to the country’s soccer governing body to broadcast games by the national men’s and women’s football teams. A statement from the broadcaster hit back at the SA Football Association (Safa) who earlier in the […]