Mashaba, Announce 23 Man Squad for Afcon2017 against Gambia

Mashaba, Announce 23 Man Squad for Afcon2017   against Gambia

Shakes-Mashaba-Bafana-Bafana-CoachBafana Bafana head coach Shakes Mashaba has named a 23 man squad that will face Gambia in the penultimate orange Caf African Cup of the Nantion 2017 qualifies.

The two teams will lock horn on the 4th of June 2016 at the Independence Stadium in Bakau, in Gambia.

kick off is at 17pm , local time (19h00 SA time)

Bafana Bafana played to a goalless draw in Durban at Moses Mabhida stadium last year June.

“The truth of the matter is we are in a difficult situation, but we have to keep our hopes alive. we have said it before that the first two matches against (Gambia and Mauritania ) too us off track”. said Shakes

Bafana Bafana currently lie third on the table with three points after four games. Cameroon leads the pack on 8 points, one more than the second placed Mauritania while Gambia has two points.

“Had we done well in our last  two matches, we would be talking a different story today. But we must soldier on and get remaining six points, then wait and see” conclude Mashaba

Full Bafana Bafana squad:

Goalkeepers: Khune, Mabokgwane, Mhlongo

Defenders: Mphahlele, Thopola, Matlaba, Mathoho, Hlanti, Coetzee, Langerman

Midfielders: Jali, Serero, Kekana, Masango, Dolly, Makola, Furman, Mahlangu, Morena

Forwards: Mabena, Gabuza, Mncwango, Vilakazi

Article:Madoda Ntuli


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