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SAFA Disciplinary Committee blow the whistle on guilty elite match officials

JOHANNESBURG, December 7 – The SAFA Disciplinary Committee (DC) has come down heavily on elite match officials who have been found guilty of various misdemeanours. Those found guilty and sanctioned are Thabo Thinane, Rudzani Mulaudzi and Linos Hobwane. Thinane was found guilty of using the medical certificate of another official during the fitness test. For […]

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SAFA announce R23m profit

JOHANNESBURG, December 4 – The SA Football Association (SAFA) held its annual congress at the Sandton convention centre on Sunday, which saw the Association record a R23,1m in profit. The profit is a big turnaround in the association’s coffers; last year SAFA recorded a huge loss of R45m. The congress also took a number of […]

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Bafana’s World Cup hopes sink further as SAFA accept FIFA decision

JOHANNESBURG, September 12  – The South African Football Association (SAFA) will not be appealing against FIFA’s decision that Bafana Bafana must replay their World Cup qualifier against Senegal. The world footballing mother body made the ruling last week, which was based on the fact that the referee who officiated South Africa’s 2-1 win over Senegal […]

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Sasol and SAFA announce 4-year sponsorship extension

JOHANNESBURG, September 7 – The South African Football Association (SAFA) together with Sasol on Thursday announced an extension of their ground-breaking sponsorship to further develop women’s football. With Minister of Women in the Presidency, Susan Shabangu looking on and attended by other football stakeholders and Banyana Banyana, the new sponsorship was announced by SAFA President […]