Two defensive mistakes the difference between an on-form South Korea which had a 2-0 upper hand over Banyana Banyana, in their opening Cyprus Women’s Cup Group C fixture at the Ammacostos Stadium in Paralimni. Their next stern test is gainst the Republic of Ireland on Friday, before finising the group-stage fixtures against Northern Ireland on Monday
Jermaine Seoposenwe and Robyn Moodaly are two of the new talents in the Banyana Banyana squad, who open their third Cyprus Women’s Cup Group C campaign against South Korea on Wednesday.
An own-goal by SA in the final minutes saved New Zealand blushes in their official Cyprus Women’s Cup warm-up on Saturday, as Banyana Banyana’s goal-scorers Mary Ntsweng and Jermaine Seoposenwe point to an African force to be reckoned with
Having been in charge of Banyana Banyana during one of its most successful eras Amanda Dlamini wishes her successor Janine van Wyk well ahead of the Cyprus Women’s Cup, as she relinquishes Banyana captaincy to focus on her studies and on improving her game.
The 22-member Banyana Banyana squad have arrived safely for their third Cyprus Women’s Cup early this morning, and have the benefit of three day’s preparations before their warm-up match against New Zealand, in the match venue, on Saturday.
A mix of experience and new blood has national women’s soccer coach Joseph Mkhonza confident that the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana squad selected has what it takes to conquer the world ahead of their Monday departure for the 2013 Cyprus Women’s Cup
National women’s soccer Coach Joseph Mkhonza trials new talent in search of winning combinations alongside settled Banyana stars ahead of the team’s third invitation to participate in the prestigeous 2013 Cyprus Women’s Cup in the Mediterranean.
Banyana Banyana goalkeeper Roxanne Barker is excited to be playing in the American Women’s Soccer League where she will play for Portland Thorns FC. Barker was previously based at the Pepperdine University in California and has been the first choice goalkeeper for the Waves of Pepperdine University.
The national women’s football team, Banyana Banyana, have been given time out ahead of a busy 2013, which includes the popular Cyprus Women’s Cup in March.
Seasoned Banyana Banyana player Janine van Wyk will lead Banyana Banyana in the absence of Amanda Dlamini for the international friendly against Botswana in Rustenburg on Monday. Coach Joseph Mkhonza has called up two promising SASOL League players for the match.