EXTRA TIME: How South Africa welcomed back Banyana stars in style

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When last did you see Bafana Bafana get a heroic welcome like this? The SA ladies have earned their adoration in Ghana

Banyana Banyana's emotional welcome by South African fans, demonstrates how far the ladies game has come.

South Africa lost on penalties to the Super Falcons in the Africa Women's Cup of Nations final on Saturday.

Nigeria and Banyana drew 0-0 at full-time and extra time, but then the Super Falcons lifted the trophy with the very last penalty action as the game went down to the wire.

Banyana can be proud of their performances in the tournament and their welcome underlines the respect they've earned.

Watch photos, videos and read the comments written for Banyana Banyana below.

 

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