The 2023 COSAFA Women's Cup will see Banyana Banyana attempt to win an eight title and a first in two editions.
The tournament is held from 4 – 15 October in South Africa. Banyana Banyana are in Group A and are one game away from dropping down into third place.
That game is against Eswatini, who are tied on points with them but stuck in third place due to their negative goal difference. Both teams will clash on 10 October 2023 in a high stakes game. Read on to learn how and where to watch the game.
Banyana Banyana in COSAFA Women's Cup: A brief history
Banyana Banyana are the record winners of the COSAFA Women's Cup. The competition was started by the Confederation of Southern African Football Associations to help promote women's football in their regions and also help their women warm up for continental and international outings.
The South Africa women's national football team won the first edition which was hosted in 2002 by Zimbabwe, then won the next two after that. Zimbabwe halted their run before they picked up again to win the next four editions. Banyana Banyana last won the tournament in 2020 and will now be looking to add to their tally. Their first hurdle in the 2023 edition is getting out of a group that has Eswatini, Madagascar and Malawi.
Where to watch Banyana Banyana vs Eswatini
You can watch the games live and for free. The tickets will be distributed to fans at the stadium so all you have to do is turn up. Also, fans can get as much as four match tickets for their family and friends. The tickets will be ceased and the gates will be closed once the allocation is full.
All matches will be broadcast by SuperSport on DStv and GOtv. Pay a subscription to the cable providers and check the Supersport TV Guide for exact channels which will show Banyana Banyana vs Eswatini and other COSAFA Women's Cup games.
You can also stream the game online at DSTV Streamnuaimg your smart device. COSAFA have also gone ahead to get the games on FIFA+, which is a big deal. where you will also be able to catch post-game highlights too. SABC Sport on DTT Channel 4 will also carry the match.
This article was most recently revised and updated 2 months ago