Gordon Igesund

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 6th, 2013
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Mark Fish I would like to say well done to Bafana Bafana and Gordon Igesund for restoring pride in the national team, which many of us supporters feared may have been lost for good. I believe the team grew as the tournament progressed and they showed the passion and desire of Bafana teams of old, [&h...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 2nd, 2013
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Penalty- AFCON 2013: Bafana 2 -4 Mali   That’s it! Mali go through and South Africa go out! Composed penalties from Mali pay dividends, as they netted all three of their spot-kicks!   That’s it SOUTH AFRICA MISS AGAIN! MALI ARE THROUGH, WINNING 3-1 ON PENALTIES!   GOAL! Traore steps up, a...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 2nd, 2013
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South Africa and Mali meet in the last eight in a re-run of the quarter-final tie in the Eagles’ back yard in 2002 – when the Malians emerged victorious. Gordon Igesund’s side hope to have striker Lehlohonolo Majoro back from injury, as they aim to reverse that result on home soil. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 1st, 2013
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Bafana Bafana will have the support of the nation behind them when they play one of their biggest matches in recent history — the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals against Mali in Durban on Saturday. Gordon Igesund’s men, playing in the last eight for the first time in 11 years, began the tournamen...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Jan 27th, 2013
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South Africa enter into their final Group A clash against Morocco brimming with their confidence after their inspired performance against Angola, which has left them top of Group A with four points. The hosts will have to deal with a few injury concerns before the match, as striker Lehlohonolo Majoro...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 27th, 2013
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South Africa are just one point shy of booking their spot in the quarterfinal round of the 2013 African Cup of Nations, when they host a Moroccan side who have it all to play for at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Sunday afternoon, kick-off at 7pm CAT (SA, GMT+2). Gordon Igesund’s side managed to warm [...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 23rd, 2013
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The stadium was losing its mind, a yellow explosion smothering the country. The team in yellow, with only 10 men, were holding the African champions, tearing them apart at times, and the excitement was palpable. Yet this was not the golden sheen of Bafana Bafana, hosts of this Africa Cup of Nations, ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 23rd, 2013
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South Africa believe patience is the key as they plot a way to score the first goal of Group A at the African Nations Cup. Both Group A games finished goalless on Saturday, with Bafana Bafana held by Cape Verde Islands and Angola playing to a draw with Morocco. But the hosts remain confident of [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 18th, 2013
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South Africa will have a sell-out crowd at the cavernous Soccer City to drive them on when they open proceedings at the African Nations Cup finals but also go into the game heaving under a heavy burden of expectation. A nervous home side has cloistered themselves away over the final week of preparati...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 15th, 2013
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South African President Jacob Zuma has told the country’s struggling national football team to relax and ignore criticism ahead of its hosting of the African Cup of Nations. Zuma visited players and coach Gordon Igesund at training on Tuesday and said “we are satisfied that the team is we...