Olympic and World champion athlete Caster Semenya hopes she can be an inspiration to the South Africa team competing at the Women's World Cup.
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Who are the best players at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt?
Ode Fulutudilu's early life was one of upheaval as her family fled the DRC and then Angola, but now she's ready to play for South Africa in France.
What should we expect of the three African nations in France, namely Nigeria, South Africa and Cameroon, and can any improve the continent's record?
A lengthy traffic delay and a dismal first-half were behind South Africa's crushing 7-2 Women's World Cup warm-up loss to Norway on Sunday.
CAF president Ahmad Ahmad said a special committee has been set up to deal with security concerns at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt next month.
The 24 qualifiers for the expanded 2019 Africa Cup of Nations are naming their 23-man squads for the showpiece tournament.
South Africa's national women's football team have added a final friendly to their pre-World Cup schedule, and will face Norway on 2 June.
Orlando Pirates are on the brink of winning the South African PSL after seven years without a title, validating coach Milutin Sredojevic's efforts.
For the first time in the history of the CAF Champions League, the semifinal line-up will consist of the previous four winners.
ESPN selects the pick of the Afcon group-stage clashes, for various diverse reasons, following Friday's draw in Cairo.
At the 2019 Afcon draw, big guns like Egypt and Nigeria got groups some would consider easy, while Group D are the traditional 'Group of Death'.
Some of the continent's less-heralded sides have made the most of the Africa Cup of Nations' expanded format.
Percy Tau scored twice in the second half to seal South Africa's place in the finals, with Libya, who needed to win to qualify, coming up short.
Ahead of the final round of Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, 14 teams have already qualified, and South Africa should really be among them.
Here's the state of play heading into the final round of Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, with 10 of the 24 berths in the finals up for grabs.
The final round of Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers runs from 22 to 24 March. Which teams have opted to rest some of their biggest stars?
South Africa are second in Group E, two points ahead of Libya, and need only to draw the fixture in Sfax, Tunisia, to secure AFCON qualification.
The Houston Dash have waived the rights to two South African players, Thembi Kgatlana and Linda Motlhalo, the NWSL side announced on Tuesday.
Cape Town City FC coach Benni McCarthy has all but accused Kaizer Chiefs of trying to hurt his players in their midweek Absa Premiership clash.
New Kaizer Chiefs signing Reeve Frosler says he is looking forward to playing for a club big as Amakhosi, and is keen to win trophies for the club.
South African Premiership club Maritzburg United have announced the appointment of former Bafana Bafana star Eric Tinkler as their new manager.
South African legend Phil Masinga has passed away from "a cancer related disease," the nation's football association has announced.
Nigeria needed penalties to claim the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations championship over South Africa, after the match ended 0-0 on Saturday.
South Africa may be celebrating a first-ever FIFA Women's World Cup qualification, but they have their eyes very much on the AWCON title.