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Banyana Banyana

(bəˈnjɑːnə bəˈnjɑːnə)
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(Soccer) the South Africa women's national soccer team
[C20: from Nguni banyana the girls]
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Banyana Banyana gave sterling performances during the 2017 Cosafa Women's Championship and went on to display the never say die spirit by beating Zimbabwe 2 - 1 in the finals at Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo.
Ghana's Black Queens earned a well-deserved draw against the Falcons during the group stages and South Africa's Banyana Banyana ("The Girls") put up stiff resistance in the semi-finals, even though they succumbed to Nigeria's wealth of experience.
The Banyana Banyana star was an out lesbian and LGBT community activist in her home, the township of KwaThema, on the outskirts of Springs, a city of 200,000 in Gauteng Province.
Also a prominent sports figure, Simelane had been a member of the South Africa national women's soccer team, Banyana Banyana.
JOHANNESBURG (CyHAN)- South Africa's national women's football team, Banyana Banyana, caused a major upset by beating tournament favourites
Alexandra Ladies ya exporto a Simphiwe Dludlu, zaguera y capitana de la seleccion femenil sudafricana, las Banyana Banyana (las muchachas), que en 2008 calificaron a los Juegos Olimpicos y fueron subcampeonas en la Copa Africana de Naciones.
In 2006 Dludlu got her first call to join the Banyana Banyana, as the South African women's team is called, and has 33 caps.
Women's football had been played for more than two decades before Banyana Banyana (the South African national women's team) played their first international game in 1993.
The match between the Brave Gladiators and the South African women's national football team, Banyana Banyana, will be played on 23 May in Pretoria.
As a direct result of our investment in womens football, the landscape for the Sasol League and Banyana Banyana has forever changed and we are extremely proud of what they have achieved in such a short time, said Sasol Senior Vice President for Corporate Affairs, Ms Wrenelle Stander.
According to SAFA, the deal will lead to more live football matches of Banyana Banyana and Under-20 squad on television.
Siyaya TV will broadcast all Bafana Bafana and Banyana Banyana games live and will have the rights to broadcast all junior national footbl team games too.