Soccer

Banyana Banyana shoot themselves in the foot in World Cup opener

09 June 2019 - 00:00 By Sports Reporter

Banyana Banyana have themselves to blame for not grabbing their first win at their maiden Fifa Women's World Cup after allowing Spain to beat them 3-1 in their opening Group B match in Le Havre, France, last night.

Banyana's star striker Thembi Kgatlana scored a historic goal for the SA team in the 25th minute, catching Spain goalkeeper Sandra Panos off her line for the match's opening goal...

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day, Financial Mail or Rand Daily Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

X