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The day Hector Pieterson died

Bokoko literacy project brings books and libraries to Africa

Born in Spain but of African descent, Bisila Bokoko was so moved by a trip to discover her roots that she set up the Bisila Bokoko African Literacy Project. Through it, she builds libraries, donates books to African children, and runs a scholarship fund.

Bafana make it South Africa 1

Bafana make it South Africa 1, Spain 0

Bafana Bafana shocked Spain 1-0 at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday evening, with Bernard Parker netting a superb 56th-minute winner. It was South Africa's first win over the world's number one ranked football team.
Spain worthy World Cup winners

Spain-Bafana showdown draws the media

A strong contingent of Spanish journalists will be flying in to South Africa to cover the international friendly between Bafana Bafana and reigning world and European football champions Spain at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
Two-goal Bafana bring Afcon to life

Bafana’s strongest squad for Spain showdown

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has selected South Africa's strongest possible side, including nine foreign-based players, to take on Spain in an international friendly in Johannesburg next Tuesday.
Spain worthy World Cup winners

Spain to play in South Africa again

Reigning world and European football champions Spain will return to the scene of their greatest triumph, the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, for a friendly international against South Africa on 19 November, SA Football Association president Danny Jordaan announced on Thursday.

South African young football champs off to Spain

Football players from Barkerville Primary School will be holding the hopes of the nation when they represent South Africa at the 2011 Danone Cup world finals in Spain from 5 to 9 October 2011.

Centre for South Africa’s future football stars

Spain worthy World Cup winners

Spain worthy World Cup winners

The curtain came down on the 2010 Fifa World Cup in spectacular fashion at Johannesburg's Soccer City Stadium on Sunday, with a stunning closing ceremony and an eye-catching display of fireworks after the completion of the final, a tense affair which went into extra-time before Spain were crowned football champions of the world.
Bafana Bafana: a quick history

Bafana, Spain rewrite the script

If anyone was expecting the third and fourth place playoff in the 2009 Fifa Confederations Cup to be a letdown, they were in for a surprise as South Africa and Spain produced a humdinger in Rustenburg on Sunday.

Win sparks US football frenzy

The US football team’s entry into the Confederations Cup final after their shock win over heavyweights Spain has sparked enormous American interest in the 2010 Fifa World Cup, according to officials.

USA's Miracle on Grass (2)

USA’s Miracle on Grass (2)

The United States pulled off the most stunning of sporting upsets in the semifinals of the Confederations Cup in South Africa on Wednesday night when they beat world number one Spain, the winners of 15 successive matches, and unbeaten in 35 straight, by two goals to nil.


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