The South African u20 National team is currently 8-1 up against Botswana after their match at Dobsonville Stadium on 12 July and striker Thembi Kgatlana is eager to score more goals.
“Although we have an aggregate of 8-1 going into the match we want to score at least another 4 goals. We know we can create opportunities we are working hard on converting more, so we hope to make the nation very proud of us this coming Friday,” said Kgatlana.
Basetsana will travel to Botswana tomorrow afternoon to continue their preparations for the qualifier match, and will meet the winners between Zambia vs Tanzania in October this year in the next round of qualifiers.
U20 Squad preliminary squad, only 21 players will travel to Botswana:
Goalkeepers: Regirl Ngobeni, Mapaseka Mpuru, Asa Rabalao Phillistus
Defenders: Thato Letsoso, Caryn Van Reyneveldt, Chamelle Wiltshire, Lelona Daweti, Drishana Pillay, Tiisetso Makhubela, Amanda Mthandi, Bongeka Gamede
Midfielders: Danella George, Stephanie Malherbe, Amogelang Motau, Linda Motlhalo, Puleng Moremi, Noma Sikweza, Gabriela Salgado, Thalea Smidt
Strikers: Zimasa Dekeda , Thembi Kgatlane , Anelisa Ndyebi, Mosili Makhoali, Tschwarelo Digaoto