With just eleven days to go before the World Cup, Banyana Banyana held their first two training sessions on French soil this past weekend with all 26 players present after the four overseas-based players of Leandra Smeda (Sweden), Ode Fulutudilu (Spain) as well as Nothando Vilakazi and Jermaine Seoposenwe (both Lithuania) travelled from their clubs and met up with the rest of their team at their pre-World Cup base camp in Rouen.
Banyana Banyana vice-captain Refiloe Jane is expecting a difficult challenge at the upcoming 2019 FIFA World Cup in France.
Banyana Banyana were beaten 3-0 in an international friendly by the world’s number one ranked side USA at the Levi’s Stadium in California on Sunday evening.
Banyana Banyana arrived in Santa Clara, California on Wednesday night after a 31-hour flight that included a 10-hour stop in New York ahead of their international friendly with the host nation at the Levi Stadium on Sunday.
With Election Day one day away, Banyana Banyana players took part in a special voting session on Monday before they fly out to the USA to face the hosts in a friendly game on Sunday the 12th of May in California.