Banyana in Historic Win Over Nigerian Falcons

Banyana Banyana have booked a spot in the finals of the African Women Championships after defeating the Super Falcons in a closely contested semi-final.
Photo: SAFA

Banyana Banyana facing Nigeria in a previous international friendly match.

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  • Nigeria:  Super Falcons Surrender African Title

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  • Nigeria/South Africa:  Mbachu Sure of Victory Over South Africa

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  • South Africa:  Banyana Banyana Coach Mkhonza Named Coach of the Year

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