SAFA launches first Bafana and Banyana supporters’ club in Middle East

21 November 2020, 6:00 PM
The South African Football Association (SAFA) and the South Africans in Qatar (SAIQ) community group officially launched and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Saturday to establish the first Bafana Bafana and Banyana Banyana Supporters’ Club in the Middle East.
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