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Bafana Bafana go down 2-1 to Senegal in Dakar

South Africa missed a second half penalty but despite having equalised, were punished by a late, late goal. The match was preceded by a 10-minute power outage but once the Ethiopian match official got things going, it was business as usual. The home side got their first corner kick on the very first minute but it yielded nothing. The Senegalese applied ...

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Stuart Baxter names squad to play Senegal tonight

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has named his starting 11 against Senegal in the last FIFA World Cup match at Stade Leopold Sedar Senghor tonight. Kick-off is at 21h30 SA time. Goalkeeper and captain Itumeleng Khune has been tasked stop the home side strikers while the defence is made up of Thamsanqa Mkhize, S’Fiso Hlanti, Morgan Gould and Clayton Daniels. ...

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Stuart Baxter wants to finish campaign with a flourish

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has insisted that there are no rubber games in the national team set up and would select the best team for Tuesday’s (14 November 2017) final FIFA World Cup match against Teranga Lions of Senegal at Stade Leopold Sedar Senghor in the capital Dakar. The match is scheduled to kick off at 21h30 SA time. ...

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Itumeleng Khune reflects on the past week in a mask

Bafana Bafana number one goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has reflected on the past week when he risked aggravating his injury to play with a mask in the crucial FIFA World Cup qualifier against Senegal on Friday, 10 November at Peter Mokaba Stadium. After sustaining a facial injury during the Telkom match against Chippa United on Sunday, a day before reporting for ...

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