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Banyana in 4-0 win over Zambia

Striker Portia Modise is South Africa’s Sports Star of the Year

The nation's sporting royalty came out to celebrate excellence at the Sport Ministry's annual SA Sports Awards, with Banyana Banyana striker Portia Modise claiming the crown as Sports Star of the Year. She is the first African football player to score 100 goals in international competition.
Banyana in 4-0 win over Botswana

Banyana ready to tackle Tanzania

South Africa's women's football team, Banyana Banyana - fresh from a 4-0 away win against Zambia - will wind up Women's Month with an international friendly against Tanzania at Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Sunday evening.
Banyana beat Nigeria

Banyana down Namibia in Van Wyk’s 100th

South Africa's women's football team, Banyana Banyana, beat Namibia 2-0 at Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto on Sunday in captain Janine van Wyk's 100th international. She trails only Portia Modise, who has turned out for Banyana 110 times.

Emalahleni Girls’ Challenge encourages football for girls

While sport is seen as a career route for boys, girls are left behind. The Sports Wrap Foundation, through the Emalahleni Girls' Challenge, wants to change that, making football a viable employment option for girls, giving them strength and self-worth.

Ellis uses sport to build a better world

Growing up in Cape Town, Desiree Ellis was always kicking a ball. Later, professional football called and she answered. She captained the national women's soccer team, Banyana Banyana, for 10 years. Today, as well as coaching, she devotes her time to improving the lives of others through sport.

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Ellis uses sport to build a better world

Growing up in Cape Town, Desiree Ellis was always kicking a ball. Later, professional football called and she answered. She captained the national women's soccer team, Banyana Banyana, for 10 years. Today, as well as coaching, she devotes her time to improving the lives of others through sport.

Women's World Cup places up for grabs in Windhoek

Women’s World Cup places up for grabs in Windhoek

Banyana Banyana will face Cameroon in their opening match of the 2014 Caf African Women's Championship in Windhoek, Namibia on 12 October. A top-three finish in the tournament would secure South Africa's first ever qualification for the Fifa Women's World Cup.
Banyana held to draw by Zimbabwe

Banyana and Zimbabwe in goalless draw

Banyana Banyana played to a goalless draw against Zimbabwe at the Rufaro Stadium in Harare on Friday in an international friendly. South Africa entered the clash fresh off a 2-1 win over Africa Women's Championship hosts Namibia in Windhoek a week earlier.
Banyana too strong for Namibia in Windhoek

Banyana too strong for Namibia in Windhoek

South Africa's national women's football team began their preparations for the upcoming African Women's Championship on a winning note, beating Namibia 2-1 in an international friendly in Windhoek on the weekend.
South African football in 2011

Banyana to take on Namibia

South Africa's national women's team, Banyana Banyana, will kick off their match preparations for the African Women's Championship at Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek on Saturday when they take on Namibia in a friendly international.

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