Sun. Aug 25th, 2019

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Bafana Bafana’s 23-Man 2019 AFCON Squad Announced

Stuart Baxter has announced his 23-man Bafana Bafana squad for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Baxter opted to axe trio Kermit Erasmus, Ben Motshwari and Fortune Makaringe for the continental showpiece following an intense training camp since the PSL season came to a close.
Goalkeepers:
Darren Keet (Bidvest Wits), Ronwen Williams (SuperSport United), Bruce Bvuma (Kaizer Chiefs).
Defenders:
Daniel Cardoso (Chiefs), Ramahlwe Mphahlele (Chiefs), Thulani Hlatshwayo (Wits), Innocent Maela (Pirates) S’fiso Hlanti (Wits), Buhleyeza Mkhwanazi (Wits), Thansanqa Mkhize (Cape Town City FC)
Midfielders:
Bongani Zungu (Amiens SC), Dean Furman (SuperSport), Kamohelo Mokotjo (Brentford FC), Tiyani Mabunda (Sundowns), Thulani Serero (SBV Vitesse), Thembinkosi Lorch (Pirates), Themba Zwane (Sundowns), Hlompho Kekana (Sundowns)
Strikers:
Lebo Mothiba (Strasbourg), Percy Tau (Royal Union Saint FC), Lars Veldwijk (Sparta), Lebogang Maboe (Sundowns), Sibusiso Vilakazi (Sundowns)
South Africa will open their AFCON campaign against Ivory Coast on 24 June.