Bafana Bafana opponents confirmed


The South African football Association (SAFA) have confirmed Bafana Bafana opponents, for the two friendly international matches set to take place in October.

South Africa will take on Namibia on Thursday, 8 October at the Independence Stadium in Windhoek and will also take on Zambia at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, five days later.

These two friendly matches are meant to prepare the team before the two back-to-back Cameroon 2021 AFCON qualifiers against Sao Tome.

Bafana will take on Sao Tome at FNB Stadium on 13 November before an away return match, three days later.

The Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers will commence in May next year.

Bafana Bafana are in Group G, together with neighbours Zimbabwe, Ethiopia and Ghana.

Only group winners will advance to the final round of qualifying where 10 Group winners will be drawn into five two-legged affairs to determine the five countries that will represent Africa.

Meanwhile, the football mother body have also revealed that head coach, Molefi Ntseki will address the SAFA NEC meeting this coming Saturday at SAFA House, where he will present his final programme.

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By Ofhani Munyai

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