After suffering two defeats in the Tokyo Olympics against Japan and Mexico, South Africa U/23 still have a chance to qualify for knockout stages. Thier recent defeat against France gave them hopes as it was high scoring game which saw a total of five goals. Japan are on the lead with six points having two of thier games and declared as first team in groups to reach knockout stage.
Incident of dagga and COVID-19 infection were some of the factors that contributed to South African under-23 having a tournament they will like to forget due to bad performance. According to a source certain players were released due to medical reasons but not all of them were released for the same reason some it is was due to dagga transgressions during the camp before the side went to Tokyo Olympics.
opera.com Following their terrible CAF Champions League last loss to Al Ahly on Saturday night, Kaizer Chiefs will be delivering two players this week. The Glamor Boys, who were highlighting in their first historically speaking Champions League last, were crushed 3-0 by the reigning champs, who secured their tenth CAF title (La Decima).
The South African football team camp at the Toyko Olympics have been in chaos this week after the head coach David Notoane and team manager Mxolisi Sibam had a fight almost saw there exchanging blows and had to be physically had to be stopped. After losing their first game by an odd late goal the mood in the camp was not great.
Earlier today I was watching this epic match between South Africa and France and I was honestly impressed by what I saw in this match. I did not expect to see the boys performing in such a high magnitude what I saw in this match was hunger and determination to win against their opponents.
South Africa U/23 national team will take centre stage against the host Japan in thier opening games of Tokyo Olympics. Have a had a bad preparation were they lost some games against Egypt during friendlies they will hope to turn the odds and fly the nation flag high. The team got a boost in ther camp when two Kaizer Chiefs stars Reeve Frosler and Nkosngphile Ngcobo joined them at the camp after a defeat against Al Ahly in Caf Champion League final.
South african under 23 fought hard against their opponents France. Kodisang had a great game for SA under 23 in the Olympics. Scoring and providing an assist. However he was substituted by David Notoane. South African national team could have heard a positive results on the game as Makgopa struck the woodwork luther Signh missed the penalty.
There was much that was expected from the head coach of the South African under 23 team, David Notoane. And when they qualified for the Tokyo Olympics he was expected to perform miracles for the less experienced South African side as they were grouped with the likes of France, Mexico and the hosts Japan.
The South African under 23 national team lead by David Notoane has found themselves in a difficult situations that involves Covid-19 results.Kaizer Chiefs players Nkosingiphile Ngcobo and Reeve frosler are expected to join the team ,sadly some may have to leave for isolation. Thabiso Monyane , Kamohelo Mahlatsi and Mario Masha have all tested positive in the latest testing round.South Africa will be up against Japan on the 22th July for the Tokyo Olympics group match.In the year 2000 Olympics South Africa beaten Brazil in a historical win under Ephraim Shakes Mashaba.
http://ewn.co.za/hgloy TOKYO - South Africa's Olympic football trainer fears his players' wellbeing could be in danger subsequent to being compelled to seclude at the Tokyo Games, refering to Christian Eriksen's awful trial at Euro 2020. The group head into their initial game against Japan on Thursday in disorder after two players and a video examiner tried positive for Covid following their landing in the Olympic Village.
In their bid to beef up the squad, Kaizer Chief who have already started making major changes following their two transfer band sanction, they now aim to build a strong team that will contest and fight for the badge and possibly bring some silverware into their trophy cabinet.
Following their embarrassing 3-0 misfortune to Al Ahly in the CAF Champions League, Kaizer Chiefs are set to see two of their top stars leaving their pre-season instructional course this week. David Notoane had called for wingback Reeve Frosler and young person Nkosingiphile Ngcobo for the impending Olympics in Tokyo to address the U-23 public group.
Orlando Pirates and two other PSL clubs, according to KickOff.com, are all in the running to recruit a South African under-23 standout who recently competed at the Olympic Games. Pirates, Baroka FC, and Sekhukhune United have all approached Cape Town Spurs for Limpopo-born centre-back Thendo Mukumela, according to a source.
Real Madrid Star has praised the South African U-23 squad despite losing to Japan on Thursday. David Notoane’s men were defeated 1-0 by the hosts in the Olympic opener. Takefusa Kubo who scored the only goal of game for Japan has praised South Africa. Speaking after the game the 20 year old said he thought he had to score in order for the team to score.
Frosler Is Set To Leave Kaizer Chiefs After CAF Defeat Following their humiliating 3-0 mishap to Al Ahly in the CAF Champions League, Kaizer Chiefs are set to see two of their top stars leaving their pre-season educational course this week. David Notoane had called for wingback Reeve Frosler and youngster Nkosingiphile Ngcobo for the approaching Olympics in Tokyo to address the U-23 public gathering.
Following their horrible CAF Champions Group last misfortune to Al Ahly on Saturday night, Kaizer Bosses will convey two players this week. The Fabulousness Young men, who were featuring in their first generally speaking Heroes Alliance last, were squashed 3:0 by the defending champions, who got their 10th CAF title (La Decima).
Starting Lineups For South Africa And Japan South Africa will begin the Tokyo Olympics with Japan at Ajinomoto stadium. Coach David Notoane has experienced a significant blow on his competition arrangements. He needed to make changes as players like Lyle Foster , Fabrie Lakay , Abbubaker Mubara and Sipho Mbule needed to pull out from the group because of clinical reasons.
Two of Kaizer Chiefs' key players are expected to leave their pre-season training camp this week, following their humbling 3-0 loss to Al Ahly in the CAF Champions League. David Notoane had requested that wingback Reeve Frosler and youngster Nkosingiphile Ngcobo represent the U-23 national squad at the forthcoming Olympics in Tokyo.
On Thursday the Olympic football opener game between the host Japan and the South African giants Bafana Bafana was held in Japan. South Africa who were lead by the head couch David Notoane suffered a 1-0 loss to the host nation. Takefusa Kuba gave the home country their winning goal at the 70 minute mark of the game.
Source: Contract Ends, But SAFA To Make Final Call (soccerladuma.co.za) The South African Football Association has held a press conference just recently to give an update on the future of the team South Africa coach David Notoane. The team has participated in the Olympics games in Tokyo and the coach has returned to the country, he has coached the under 23 national team that was hosted in Japan, France and Mexico.