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FIFA World Cupô national teams

South Africa

 

 

 

South African

Football Association

 

 

Population 45 584 000 inhabitants
Land Area 1 219 912 km≤
GDP (exchange rate) 212 777 million US$
GDP per capita (PPP) 10 780 US$
Capital city Pretoria
   
Foundation

1991

FIFA Affiliation 1992
President Molefi Oliphant
Confederation CAF (Africa)
   
Nickname Bafana Bafana
Current coach Stuart Baxter
Most caps Shaun Bartlett (74 selections)
Top scorer

Shaun Bartlett (28 goals)

Benni McCarthy (28 goals)

   
First International

Australia

1 - 2

South Africa

 

in Sydney, Australia (10 may 1947)

Largest win

Australia

0 - 8

South Africa

 

in Adelaide, Australia (17 sep 1955)

Worst defeat

Nigeria

4 - 0

South Africa

 

in Monastir, Tunisia (31 jan 2004)

 

 

 

- World Cup Statistics -

 

Participation 2
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/8 Finals (since 1986) -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/4 Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/2 Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Victories

-

30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Match Played 6
 All-Time table ranking 45th (6 pts)
 All-Time trophy room 49th

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Win 1
Draw 3
Loss 2
Goal Scored 8
Goal Conceded 11

 

 

 

- Korea Japan 2002-

 

First Round

02.06.2002

Paraguay

2

-

2

South Africa

First Round

08.06.2002

South Africa

1

-

0

Slovenia

First Round

12.06.2002

South Africa

2

-

3

Spain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- France 1998 -

 

First Round

12.06.1998

France

3

-

0

South Africa

First Round

18.06.1998

South Africa

1

-

1

Denmark

First Round

24.06.1998

South Africa

2

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2

Saudi Arabia