South Africa, Zimbabwe, Tanzania and Benin all secured their spots for the 2019 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) after the final round of qualifying concluded on Sunday.
The South African public’s interest in Bafana Bafana has noticeable faded over the years, but Stuart Baxter and his team have a chance to take a step towards redemption on Sunday, DEAN WORKMAN explores.
Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has revealed that Keagan Dolly will miss Sunday’s crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier against Libya, but Bongani Zungu, Kamohelo Mokotjo and Rivaldo Coetzee are all fit.
Bafana Bafana defender Thulani Hlatshwayo has admitted that his side is targeting a victory against Libya, even though only a draw is needed to secure qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Nigerian coach Gernot Rohr believes that Bafana Bafana will qualify for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations if the can replicate their performance from the 1-1 draw with the Super Eagles on Saturday.
Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter is looking forward to next year’s final African Cup of Nations qualifier against Libya where he has backed his team to secure qualification.
FourFourTwoSA analyses the best and worst Bafana Bafana performers from their 1-1 draw against Nigeria in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr admits that his side took a more cautious approach against Bafana Bafana, in addition to heaping praise on former Mamelodi Sundowns star Percy Tau.
Bafana Bafana need a point from their final qualifier against Libya to book their spot at next year’s Afcon tournament after playing to a 1-1 draw against Nigeria at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.
Watch as Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr and captain Ahmed Musa speak to the media after the 1-1 draw with Bafana Bafana that secured their qualification for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.