Mpumalanga beat a defiant Northern Cape 3-1 to take on defending champs Gauteng in the first of the 2013 SAFA Regional Women’s League U19 Championship semi-finals in Kroonstad on Monday, while an intense goalless draw between Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal saw Western Cape join KZN in the second final, as best runner-up in the tournament
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Reigning champions Gauteng have won both Group C fixtures to book a SAFA U19 women’s football championship semi-final berth after Day 2 of the premier national age-group tournament in Kroonstad on Saturday
SAFA scouts ready to uncover future Basetsana and Banyana Banyana talent, at the 2013 SAFA Regional Women’s League U19 Championship starting at the Loubser Park Stadium in Kroonstad in the Free State on Women’s Day
SASOL Executive Director Nolitha Fakude announced a successive 4-year deal to stay on as the sponsor of the senior national women’s team and of the SASOL women league until 2017
SAFA has announced Under 13 and Under 15 Girls Leagues development programmes to kick off in May, in conjunction with the 2010 FIFA World Cup Legacy Trust
SAFA is preparing to head back on the road with the KNVB coaching course, aimed at training aspirant women soccer coaches.
The spotlight was on women’s football this past Saturday as TuksFootball hosted its first ever Annual Women’s Football Conference, aimed at educating and informing teams about issues that affect the women’s game.
Former Banyana Banyana captain and 2009 gsport Hall of Fame winner Desiree Ellis is one of the course facilitators for the fifth KNVB Coaching the Coaches Program which is currently taking place in the Western Cape until 2 October 2012.
Safa and Sasol are working closely to ensure a smoother-run women’s league with increased participation from schools and tertiary institutions.
Renowned soccer official Natasha Tsichlas will add another feather to her cap when she acts as match commissioner for tonight’s friendly between Bafana Bafana and Mozambique in Nelspruit. The appointment makes Tsichlas the first woman official to serve as a match commissioner for a Bafana Bafana game.