ON THE PHOTO: Banyana seal WAFCON glory



The Rabat celebrations were spectacular as Banyana Banyana won her first ever Women’s Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday night at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium, beating hosts Morocco 2-1.

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Banyana was runner-up five times but this time they went one better, Hilda Magai’s double sealed a remarkable triumph in a tournament in which Banyana won all of her six matches.

Below are some of the best photos from Saturday’s post-match celebrations.

Desiree Ellis celebrating victory. Photo: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix
Banyana players celebrate with a trophy. Photo: Gavin Barker/BackpagePix
Holosa Biyana and Noxolo Cesane show off their medals. Photo: Weam Mostafa/BackpagePix
Superfan Mama Joy and captain Banyana Refiloe Jane smile after winning. Photo: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix