South Africa are a football nation which plays in the CAF and they are most notably known in the modern era for hosting the 2010 FIFA World Cup. The nation wears yellow home shirts with green shorts which are supplied by Puma. Having only won the Africa Cup of Nations on one occasion in 1996 the side have boasted several household names including Steven Pienaar, Benni McCarthy, Bernard Parker, Bongani Khumalo, Siphiwe Tshabalala, Kagisho Dikgacoi, Katlego Mphela, Shaun Bartlett, Siyabonga Nomvethe and Aaron Mokoena.
The Bafana Bafana as the South African football team are known to their fans played their first international against Holland in 1924, the Dutch won the game 2-1 in Amsterdam.
South Africa have officially launched their new home and away kits for the 2015 international season and Africa Cup of Nations [...]
Prior to their international friendly against New Zealand, South Africa officially revealed their new home shirt. Supplied by new kit supplier Nike, the new home shirt for South Africa is classic yellow featuring white trim on the sides and shoulders of the shirt [...]
South Africa have officially unveiled their new away kit for the 2014 season. Supplied by American brand Nike who recently signed a new five year deal with South Africa have released a new limited edition away kit for Bafana Bafana [...]
Starting from February 1st, Nike will be making the national shirts for South Africa [...]
German sportswear giant Puma has terminated its association with the South African national football team following a match-fixing scandal involving the Bafana Bafana. An investigation by Fifa in December established that four friendlies involving the South African national team had been fixe [...]
Years of apartheid saw South Africa banned from appearing on the international stage, but with that system being banished to the history books from 1991, the South African team played Cameroon on the 7th of July 1992 for their first match in two decades, winning 1-0.
South Africa have made two appearances at the World Cup, but have yet to progress from the group stages, the Bafana Bafana are guaranteed to be at the 2010 World Cup as they are hosts.