Frontrunner of Safa Elfa was De Aar Football Association (DAFA) under the leadership of Mr. Jerry Afrika and under the auspices of Safa Griqualand-West. Safa Elfa was established in 2006 with Mr David Bantu as Chairperson. Thereafter the association had several leaders like Siqelo Williams, Ramesh Govind, Mahobe and currently Mr Greg Afrika. Several interim structures were also running the association. The current executive and leadership are the most vibrant with several achievements and developments.
One achievement is the current junior leagues (u/13 & 15) that are in their maiden season. The LFA currently is driven by a much vibrant management with it competition department on the forefront to make this association a success.
The Association has achieved so much under Longyuan Mulilo Wind Projects and its associates that support the association financially with equipment and monetary assistance. Elvis Botha secretary of Emthanjeni Local Football Association said “We as an association are so thankful for having Longyuan Mulilo Wind Projects on our side as a funder in different ways like trainings, registration fees, referee fees transport, accommodations and tournaments support”.