Fans welcome Banyana Banyana back home after WWC

June 19 2019 Banyana Banyana players are welcome by fans during the national women's soccer team arrival at OR Tambo International Airport Pic Veli Nhlapo
Fans welcomed back head coach Desiree Ellis and her Banyana Banyana players after they arrived at OR Tambo International Airport on Wednesday morning.Hundreds of fans packed the airport to show their support by welcoming back the players despite crashing out of the Women’s Soccer World Cup group stages after three consecutive defeats.”Yes we failed at our objective to qualify from the group stages, but we did not fail the country,” captain Janine van Wyk said.