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May 22, 2018 4:22 PM Bondo pays price for COSAFA blunder

Bondo was sent home midway through last year's tournament after his questionable handling of the Zimbabwe/Madagascar tie. The Zimbabwe officials lodged a complaint with the COSAFA Referees Committee, after claiming their team was denied two clear cut penalties. "Every year, COSAFA makes its independent selection of referees that will given responsibilities 2

March 13, 2018 2:21 PM Botswana to bid for AFCON Under-17

Botswana Football Association (BFA) chief executive officer, Mfolo Mfolo said they will bid for the junior tournament, which dovetails with the association's ambitions. Since he took office in 2016, BFA president, Maclean Letshwiti has focused on youth development, arguing it is key to turning around the fortunes of the national team. Addressing a monthly 74

September 22, 2017 1:57 PM Shepolopolo to fight for COSAFA bronze after giving away a 3-0 lead

Shepolopolo will on Saturday fight for the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship bronze against guests Kenya after failing to reach the final. Zambia failed to storm the COSAFA Cup final on Thursday after losing to South Africa 5-3 on penalties following a 3-3 draw in 90 minutes. The Zambian women gave away a 3-0 lead less than 15 minutes away from full time before 18

September 19, 2017 2:00 AM Starlets beat Swazis to book Zimbabwe in COSAFA semi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 18- Mercy Achieng’s sublime 89th minute goal handed Kenya’s Harambee Starlets a 1-0 win over Swaziland to book a date with hosts Zimbabwe in the semi-final of the COSAFA Women’s Championship on Thursday. The game was seemingly headed for a barren draws, but Achieng’ who had a goal previously overlooked ensured that Starlets finished 29

September 19, 2017 2:00 AM Stylish Starlets turn on the style, guards perfect record

A second string Women National Football team, Harambee Starlets beat Swaziland by a solitary goal on Monday to book a date with the host nation Zimbabwe in the second semi-final of the ongoing Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) tournament in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Head Coach Richard Kanyi made a record eight changes to the team that thrashed 50

September 18, 2017 3:16 PM Banyana cling to hope for Cosafa Women’s Cup

Banyana Banyana is through to the semi-finals of the Council of Southern Africa Football Association (Cosafa) Women's Cup, but they will be concerned that their overall performance thus far in the tournament has been poor. The South African senior national women's team played to a one-all draw against Botswana in the final group stage match at the Luveve 21

September 18, 2017 2:00 PM She Zebras Break COSAFA Jinx

The Zebras has broken a 10-game hoodoo at the regional tournament after failing to secure a win in the inaugural tournament in 2002, 2008 and 2011 when the tournament was last played. Their first match in 2002 ended in an embarrassing 14-0 loss to nemesis, South Africa, but by the time they competed in the last finals in 2011, their clashes were all much closer 19

September 18, 2017 8:27 AM Banyana and Zambia secure semi-final spots

Zambia and South Africa sealed their place in the semi-finals of the 2017 Cosafa Women’s Championship in Bulawayo on Sunday with contrasting results. Hosts Zimbabwe, however, will have to wait to learn their fate after being held by Malawi. Zambia finished top of Group A with a comprehensive 7-1 victory over Madagascar, while South Africa were held 1-1 by Botswana 35

September 18, 2017 2:56 AM Mighty Warriors hang precariously

The Mighty Warriors progression to the next round of the Cosafa Women’s Championships now depends on a match pitting Kenya and Swaziland this afternoon after Zimbabwe played out a draw against Malawi yesterday. If Kenya beat Swaziland, then Zimbabwe qualifies by being the best runners-up. Zambia sailed through to the semi-finals after finishing Group 24

September 18, 2017 12:26 AM Lesotho get first victory off Namibia

TWO superb goals by Lesotho captain Rabele Boitumelo handed Lesotho their first Cosafa Women’s Championship victory to eliminate Namibia from the tournament and give Zimbabwe hope of proceeding to the semi-finals. Namibia went into the game needing a win to progress to the semi-finals as the best runner-up ahead of Zimbabwe, who were held to a 3-3 draw by Malawi 25