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Parreira: Technique always tells

Carlos Albertos Parreira speaks about his tenure with Bafana Bafana and the legacy he hopes to leave behind in South Africa.

Bafana blown away

Neither a freezing wind nor blasting vuvuzelas could help as Uruguay ruthlessly exposed the home team's weaknesses.

When the Benni dropped

Omission of Benni McCarthy from Bafana Bafana's World Cup squad signals an end to the foreign-based prima donna.

Denmark test for Bafana

Denmark will pose a much bigger test of Bafana Bafana's World Cup credentials when the teams meet at the Super Stadium on Saturday.

Carlos, and Benni, ready to cut the fat

As Benni McCarthy is sweating off his excess weight, coach Carlos Alberto Parreira is preparing to trim his squad down to 23 players.

Bafana improving, says Parreira

Carlos Alberto Parreira hailed his South Africa side despite seeing them held 1-1 by Bulgaria on Monday in a Soccer World Cup warm-up match.

Parreira hails Bafana ahead of Bulgaria test

South Africa coach Carlos Alberto Parreira hailed his squad ahead of a 2010 World Cup warm-up against non-qualifiers Bulgaria on Monday.

South Africa’s talismans to avoid early Cup exit

Nelson Mandela, home advantage and vuvuzelas are among the elements South Africa hope will help avoid the shame of a first-round World Cup exit.

Bafana thrash Thailand

Coach Carlos Alberto Parreira was a happy man on Sunday after Bafana Bafana hammered Thailand 4-0 at the new Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

Fransman added to Bafana squad

South Africa on Wednesday added Israel-based defender Bevan Fransman to a preliminary Soccer World Cup squad they named last month.

Bafana players fighting for World Cup places

Bafana Bafana will be playing for their places in Carlos Alberto Parreira's final Soccer World Cup squad when they host Thailand on Sunday.

Money not an issue, says Parreira

Bafana Bafana coach Carlos Alberto Parreira has stressed that financial incentives were not part of his or his players' plan for the Soccer World Cup.

Parreira: Our style is coming along nicely

South Africa coach Carlos Alberto Parreira believes his team is slowly developing the style necessary to be a surprise at the Soccer World Cup.

No match for Bafana

Bafana Bafana had a chaotic fixture list for their German training camp, but nobody at Safa is willing to shoulder the blame.

Bafana confirm friendly against North Korea

Bafana Bafana have confirmed a second friendly during their training camp in Germany as they will take on North Korea in Frankfurt on Thursday.

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