ABSA Women's League

ABSA Women's League is the top tier South African women's league.[1][2] It was launched in 2009 in order to improve the South African women's national team's international performances.[3][4][5][6][7][8][9]

ABSA Women's League
FoundedSeptember 18, 2009
Country South Africa
Number of teams16 (since 2017)
Level on pyramid1


  1. "Absa Women's League launched". SuperSport official website. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
  2. "Women's football league kicks off - Brand South Africa". Brandsouthafrica.com. 20 February 2009. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
  3. "Absa launch Women's League". Kickoff.com. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
  4. "Competition and Player Development  : A comparison between South America and Germany" (PDF). Cies.ch. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
  5. Cynthia Fabrizio Pelak. "Women and gender in South African soccer: a brief history" (PDF). History.msu.edu. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
  6. Shehu, Jimoh (18 November 2017). "Gender, Sport and Development in Africa: Cross-cultural Perspectives on Patterns of Representations and Marginalization". African Books Collective. Retrieved 18 November 2017 via Google Books.
  7. Cornelissen, Scarlett; Grundlingh, Albert (13 September 2013). "Sport Past and Present in South Africa: (Trans)forming the Nation". Routledge. Retrieved 18 November 2017 via Google Books.
  8. Alegi, Peter (14 February 2010). "African Soccerscapes: How a Continent Changed the World's Game". Ohio University Press. Retrieved 18 November 2017 via Google Books.
  9. "Safa planning to launch a national women's league". Goal.com. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.