Nigeria will be given close to a half a million rand for each goal they score in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Bafana Bafana.
England co-captain Owen Farrell has not been cited for his controversial tackle on Bok centre André Esterhuizen at Twickenham.
Bafana Bafana’s injury woes could get worse with Dean Furman and Kamohelo Mokotjo set to miss the 2019 Afcon qualifier against Nigeria due to injury.
Safa has accused the South African Broadcast Commission (SABC) of misinforming the public following the debacle surrounding the new broadcast agreement for Bafana Bafana matches.
‘Howard Wilkinson got me to play on the wing. I’ve no idea why, because I wasn’t a winger – or even that fast,’ the South Africa and Leeds legend recalls in his career-defining matches.
Orlando Pirates duo Augustine Mulenga and Innocent Maela have made strides in recovering from their ankle and adductor injuries respectively.
France have climbed to the top of the Fifa World Rankings, while South Africa remain 74th on the list.
Bafana Bafana will take on Madagascar in the quarter-finals of the Cosafa Cup on Sunday afternoon at the New Peter Mokaba Stadium, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
South Africa’s women’s hockey team will be plucking the positives out of their opening Pool A match defeat to England before they take on Malaysia on Saturday, writes GARY LEMKE in Gold Coast, Australia.
AB de Villiers played another brilliant knock of 51 not out which saw South Africa reach 238-5 when bad light stopped play on day three of the third Test against Australia at Newlands.