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magicOC Tue 22-Jun-10 22:17:34

Thanks guys smile

Yes Abs, they did do well.

Knocked the French out. grin

AbsOfCroissant Tue 22-Jun-10 22:10:32

It means "the boys the boys" and is the nickname of the team.

They did well the boys, I'm so proud

JustKeepSwimming Tue 22-Jun-10 22:08:50

Yes from Wiki:

The most popular sport among black South African men is soccer, with the national team being nicknamed Bafana Bafana (meaning 'The Boys')

hopalongdagger Tue 22-Jun-10 22:08:30

have heard the same as JustKeepSwimming.

MaureenMLove Tue 22-Jun-10 22:07:29

It's the affectionate term for the National football team of SA, I believe.

JustKeepSwimming Tue 22-Jun-10 22:07:19

I think it just means 'Boys Boys', ie our lads

magicOC Tue 22-Jun-10 22:06:24

Possibly the Affricanz (sp?) name for them then.

Mind you you're probably right re not a swear word as surely the tv would bleep it out.

magicOC Tue 22-Jun-10 22:03:14


Meglet Tue 22-Jun-10 22:02:59

isn't it the SA's team name or something?

I'm sure it's not a swear word.

magicOC Tue 22-Jun-10 22:02:00

Bafana Bafana

Have heard the South African fans saying it loads, but, no idea what it means.

I know people hate these type of thread titles that don't put the info into the actual title, but, I would blush if it were swearing.

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