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January 14, 2019 6:44 AM Ex-Bafana striker, Masinga is dead

Former South Africa star, Philemon ‘Chippa’ Masinga, was on Sunday announced dead. The ‘Bafana’ striker died, aged 49, in a Johannesburg hospital from cancer, the national South African football association said in a statement. “I saw him last Sunday before I flew to Dakar (for Confederation of African Football activities) and although Phil was not feeling 106

November 20, 2018 7:41 AM South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr singles out three Bafana Bafana players following Super Eagles’ 1-1 draw

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has singled out three South Africa players for praise following his side’s 1-1 draw with the Bafana Bafana in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying encounter played last weekend. An own goal from South Africa defender, Buhle Mkhwanazi, and a strike from striker, Lebo Mothiba ensured the Super Eagles 62

November 19, 2018 7:15 AM South Africa vs Nigeria: Why I missed Super Eagles’ 1-1 draw with Bafana Bafana – Chelsea’s Aina

On loan Chelsea player, Ola Aina has disclosed why he missed Nigeria’s 1-1 draw with South Africa in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture at the BFN Stadium in Johannesburg. An own goal from South Africa defender, Buhle Mkhwanazi, and a strike from striker, Lebo Mothiba ensured the Super Eagles got a point against the hosts 58

November 16, 2018 7:16 PM South Africa coach, Baxter reacts to $25,000 per goal promised to Super Eagles

South Africa coach, Stuart Baxter, has spoken up on the $25,000 per goal promise made to Super Eagles by the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa ahead of his side’s 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying clash with Nigeria on Saturday afternoon. The Bafana Bafana will tackle Gernot Rohr’s men at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg this weekend 61

November 16, 2018 2:45 PM South Africa vs Nigeria: Jay Jay Okocha reveals his expectations from AFCON clash

Former Super Eagles of Nigeria’s captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, has revealed what he expects when Nigeria tackle South Africa in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture on November 17. Okocha says he expects Gernot Rohr’s men to defeat the Bafana Bafana at the FNB Stadium on Saturday in front of their home fans. The ex-Bolton Wanderers 53

November 16, 2018 5:53 AM South Africa vs Nigeria: Ahmed Musa to start as false nine

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, is seriously considering playing Ahmed Musa in a false nine position, when they face South Africa in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday. Rohr will be without top scorer Odion Ighalo, who is ruled out with injury. And although he has Victor Osimhen and Isaac Success available, the German is keen on using 79

November 15, 2018 2:32 PM 2019 AFCON: South Africa coach, Stuart Baxter reveals Bafana Bafana’s game plan against Nigeria

South Africa coach, Stuart Baxter, has disclosed his side’s game plan against Nigeria ahead of both teams’ 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying clash on Saturday. The Bafana Bafana will tackle the Super Eagles at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg this weekend. Baxter’s men head to the game after playing a 1-1 draw with Seychelles at home in their 63

November 15, 2018 10:18 AM South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr names four players Super Eagles will miss in 2019 AFCON clash

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has identified Shehu Abdullahi, Wilfred Ndidi, Francis Uzoho and Odion Ighalo as players that his side will miss when they tackle South Africa on November 17 in a 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture. Nigeria will clash with the Bafana Bafana at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday 59

November 15, 2018 6:09 AM South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr gives update on players ahead of AFCON qualifier against Bafana Bafana

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has said the camping in Asaba, Delta State, was a huge success. He said the gathering had helped the team handlers to access the fitness of the players. Rohr spoke in an interview with newsmen on Wednesday shortly after the team rounded off its four-day training camp at the Stephen Keshi Stadium. Nigeria will on Saturday 58

November 8, 2018 1:08 PM South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr reveals Ighalo’s replacement for AFCON 2019 qualifier

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has called up Galatasaray forward, Henry Onyekuru from the standby list, to replace Odion Ighalo, ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in South Africa on November 17. He will now sit out the Eagles’ meeting with Bafana Bafana, having missed out on the reverse fixture in similar circumstance 61