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#Bafana Bafana

# bafana-bafana - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Ex-Everton, Spurs, Ajax and Dortmund midfielder Pienaar hangs up his boots
# Happy Retirement
# Happy Retirement

Ex-Everton, Spurs, Ajax and Dortmund midfielder Pienaar hangs up his boots

Mar 1st 2018, 11:22 AM 6,848 Views 9 Comments

The former South Africa captain has called time on his career at the age of 35.

# bafana-bafana - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Former Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni has been overlooked for the South Africa job
# Bafana Bafana
# Bafana Bafana

Former Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni has been overlooked for the South Africa job

May 4th 2017, 8:03 PM 5,417 Views 3 Comments

Roberto Mancini and Lothar Matthaus were also said to have applied for the role, but all have been snubbed.

# bafana-bafana - Friday 17 February, 2017

Ex-Ireland boss Trapattoni aiming to make international football return
# Cat Might Be In Sack
# Cat Might Be In Sack

Ex-Ireland boss Trapattoni aiming to make international football return

Feb 17th 2017, 1:46 PM 9,330 Views 12 Comments

The South African Football Association say the veteran Italian manager is among the applicants for the vacant national team post.

# bafana-bafana - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Fernandinho scored an absolute beauty as Brazil won 5-0 tonight
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

Fernandinho scored an absolute beauty as Brazil won 5-0 tonight

Mar 5th 2014, 7:18 PM 6,340 Views 1 Comment

A much-hyped friendly between the last and next World Cup hosts lacked bite as the ‘Selecao’ exploited woeful Bafana Bafana defending

# bafana-bafana - Monday 17 June, 2013

Sensational own goal ends South Africa's World Cup dreams
# Wrong Way
# Wrong Way

Sensational own goal ends South Africa's World Cup dreams

Jun 17th 2013, 4:48 PM 4,874 Views 1 Comment

Bernard Parker scored at both ends in last night’s qualifier in Addis Ababa.

# bafana-bafana - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Storm brews over South African match-fixing
# Allegations
# Allegations

Storm brews over South African match-fixing

Mar 31st 2013, 10:03 PM 1,145 Views 0 Comments

The country’s sports minister wants an independent inquiry to delve into the FIFA report.

# bafana-bafana - Friday 19 October, 2012

South Africa assistant coach killed in crash
# RIP
# RIP

South Africa assistant coach killed in crash

Oct 19th 2012, 2:43 PM 692 Views 0 Comments

South African President Jacob Zuma has paid tribute to Thomas Madigage, following his tragic death.

# bafana-bafana - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

Turkey Shoot: 2011's biggest sporting flops
# Buzzkill
# Buzzkill

Turkey Shoot: 2011's biggest sporting flops

Dec 27th 2011, 8:07 AM 795 Views 0 Comments

History isn’t just written by champions, you know; sometimes it’s written by the guy who fell hilariously short of expectations.

# bafana-bafana - Monday 10 October, 2011

WATCH: South Africa's Cup of Nations Idiocy
# Fail
# Fail

WATCH: South Africa's Cup of Nations Idiocy

Oct 10th 2011, 3:25 PM 615 Views 0 Comments

Bafana Bafana, thinking they’d sealed qualification on goal difference, celebrated their 0-0 draw with Sierra Leone for several minutes before realising they’d actually been eliminated.