South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid
Peter Alegi
Football in South Africa

This essay discusses the growth of football (soccer) as an inherently enjoyable activity as blacks moved into urban areas in large numbers after World War II, resistance to segregation in sport during the apartheid period, and the significance of the international sports boycott.
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Source: South African History Online

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