Baxter: Hosting AFCON a blessing and a curse

2018-12-06 14:09

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter says that automatic qualification for the AFCON tournament in 2019 by hosting the event is a "blessing and a curse".

Baxter returns from scouting mission in France's Ligue 1

2018-12-05 13:10

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter says he built good relationships during a recent scouting mission to watch national team players in France's top-flight.

Kenya to play at AFCON after Sierra Leone disqualified

2018-12-03 22:45

Kenya will compete in the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in 15 years, after Sierra Leone was disqualified by the Confederation of African Football.

WANTED: New host for 2019 AFCON, SA to step in?

2018-12-01 07:51

The search is on for new hosts of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Cameroon was stripped of the right due to delays in preparing for the continental showpiece.

Obstacles in Bafana’s way as they prepare for Libya

2018-11-23 12:50

Bafana coach Stuart Baxter says “everything possible will be done” in the build-up to a vital AFCON qualifier against Libya.

Micho wants Shonga and Mulenga to get over Zambia loss

2018-11-23 11:16

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic wants Augustine Mulenga and Justin Shonga to get past their AFCON disappointment with Zambia ahead of Saturday's clash.

Paraguay took Bafana players to school - Baxter

2018-11-21 10:45

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter says that he is encouraged by the spirit his charges have shown in their matches against Nigeria and Paraguay.

Nigeria coach shocked by lack of support for Bafana

2018-11-20 11:31

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr says he was surprised at the lack of support from home fans for Bafana Bafana in their clash at the FNB Stadium.

SAFA apologises for no SABC broadcast of Bafana-Nigeria clash

2018-11-19 09:53

SAFA issued a statement apologising to the public for the SABC not broadcasting the AFCON qualifier between Bafana Bafana and Nigeria.

Mahrez brace helps Algeria qualify for AFCON

2018-11-18 21:01

Manchester City star Riyad Mahrez scored twice as Algeria trounced Togo in Lome to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon.


SA, Morocco in bitter battle to host AFCON

2018-12-05 14:51

SA and Morocco continue their ongoing, often bitter battle in the quest to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Sy Lerman reports.

Baxter: SA potentially hosting AFCON is 'bittersweet'

2018-12-04 15:10

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter admits that South Africa potentially hosting AFCON 2019 would be 'bittersweet' as he wants to qualify outright.

SA to consider hosting 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

2018-12-03 07:53

SAFA says it is considering making a bid to host AFCON 2019 after Cameroon was dramatically stripped of the continental showpiece.

D-day for 2019 AFCON hosts Cameroon

2018-11-29 14:59

The Confederation of African Football will discuss the staging of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations following reports host nation Cameroon's preparations were in difficulties.

Doctor Khumalo optimistic Bafana can qualify for AFCON

2018-11-23 12:09

Bafana Bafana legend Doctor Khumalo believes the country has the quality and maturity to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon in 2019.

Tau backs Baxter's changes to blood young talent

2018-11-21 14:23

Star forward Percy Tau enjoyed playing alongside a number of young and fresh faces in the Bafana Bafana side on Tuesday night.

Baxter: We have to make sure that we are difficult to beat

2018-11-21 09:41

If Bafana Bafana want to be a force in world football, head coach Stuart Baxter believes that his players will need to learn from their mistakes.

Senegal's Mane leaves pitch in tears after easy miss

2018-11-19 12:42

Liverpool star Sadio Mane is reportedly not injured after he left the pitch in tears following Senegal's win over Equatorial Guinea on Saturday.

Baxter: Bafana won't 'park the bus' against Libya

2018-11-19 09:02

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter says his side won't park the bus against Libya as they need to avoid defeat to clinch qualification for AFCON 2019.

As it happened: South Africa 1-1 Nigeria

2018-11-17 08:35

Follow the action as it happened on the African Cup of Nations qualifier between South Africa and Nigeria.

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