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Tokelo Rantie on taking another penalty

Bafana Bafana striker Tokelo Rantie on taking another penalty: Most definitely, I will do so. That is how confident I am having learnt from my mistake. I know at the moment there is a lot of criticism for the miss, but it comes with the territory and as players we have to learn to accept that. But if you dwell ...

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Rivaldo Coetzee out of Senegal clash

Bafana Bafana defender Rivaldo Coetzee has been ruled out of the crucial must-win clash against Senegal in the CAF Orange Africa Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinea 2015 tournament. The match will be played on Friday, 23 January at the Stade de Mongomo. Coetzee played only 29 minutes in the opening match of the African soccer showpiece before pulling out due ...

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Rantie – Penalty issue is gone and it’s time to move on

Bafana Bafana striker Tokelo Rantie says he is disappointed at missing the penalty that could have seen South Africa take an unassailable 2-0 lead against Algeria on Monday. The North Africans came back to score three goals after the miss, including an own goal from defender Thulani Hlatshwayo, to win the match 1-3 in the opening clash of the CAF ...

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Ted Dumitru on Bafana Bafana vs Algeria

A brief review of Bafana Bafana performance against Algeria doesn’t indicate a ‘shocking or inexcusable failure’ as some people might be tempted to believe. In fact and as anticipated, Algerians’ limitation in answering the reaction speed, intricate ball skills and creative moves (mobility) of most Bafana Bafana players was a strong and highly possible reason to defeat them. It only ...

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