2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
1-0-0, 2nd in African Nations Cup Qualifying
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8hAssociated Press

Burkina Faso challenge FIFA's replay order

The Burkina Faso Football Federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.

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Nigeria, Bafana drop in FIFA rankings

South Africa's pair of defeats against Cape Verde in World Cup qualifiers have cost them in the latest FIFA rankings.

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8dNick Said, KweséESPN

SAFA won't appeal Senegal rematch

SAFA announced on Tuesday that they would not appeal FIFA's decision that their 2018 World Cup qualifier against Senegal be replayed.

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11dNick Said

Potential for history in MTN8 this weekend

There is the potential for history to be made this weekend as the South African domestic season resumes with the second legs of the MTN8 semifinals.

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12dNick Said, KweséESPN

Top 10 moves in South Africa

KweséESPN round up our top 10 transfers involving South African teams.

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Replay of Bafana-Senegal is logical outcome

FIFA's decision to replay the disputed World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal is the only logical outcome to the tawdry affair.

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13dAssociated Press

Corrupt ref forces Senegal-S Africa replay

FIFA has ordered that a World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal be replayed after the referee was banned for life for match manipulation.

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16dNick Said, KweséESPN

Bafana have destiny in their own hands

South Africa's 2-1 loss in Cape Verde was a major set-back in their bid to reach Russia 2018, but they are by no means out of the running.

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18dNick Said, KweséESPN

Same old, same old from below-par Bafana Bafana

South Africa's recent revival has seemingly been ground to a halt after a dismal 2-1 defeat by Cape Verde in Friday's World Cup qualifier.

20dNick Said, KweséESPN

Bafana Bafana's top 10 away performances

Ahead of South Africa's World Cup qualifier against Cape Verde, KweséESPN runs down their top 10 away performances for the last 25 years.

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21dNick Said, KweséESPN

D-Day looms as South Africa's revival is tested

It is fair to say that the next six days present the most important period in South Africa's football history, arguably since the 2010 World Cup.

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21dNick Said, KweséESPN

Problems mount ahead of Cape Verde showdown

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter has a number of headaches going into the crucial FIFA World Cup qualifier double-header against Cape Verde.

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29dNick Said, KweséESPN

Baxter backs experience in Cape Verde selections

Stuart Baxter has backed experience over youthful energy when he named his squad for the FIFA World Cup qualifier double-header against Cape Verde.

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MTN8: Chiefs fall, McCarthy bags first win

Kaizer Chiefs exited the MTN8 at the first hurdle after a 1-0 loss to SuperSport United, while Benni McCarthy secured his first Cape Town City win.

41dNick Said, KweséESPN

Ajax CT confirmed capture of Nigeria winger

Ajax Cape Town have continued their recent recruitment drive with the signing of Nigerian winger Ejike Uzoenyi, the club confirmed on Wednesday.

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42dNick Said, KweséESPN

Komphela's poor cup return in the spotlight again

Steve Komphela's dismal record in cups will again be in the spotlight when he leads Chiefs in their MTN8 quarterfinal against SuperSport United.

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47dNick Said, KweséESPN

Switch in CAF dates makes little sporting sense

South Africa's PSL fixtures have not yet been released despite the league starting in two weeks, and CAF's baffling date switches may be a factor.