Bafana Bafana 2013 AFCON squad announced

Bafana Bafana head coach Gordon Igesund announces his 23 man ‘dream team.’

Newly appointed Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund. Picture: Taurai Maduna/EWN

JOHANNESBURG - Bafana Bafana head coach Gordon Igesund announced the squad that would be representing the country earlier on Sunday at Montecasino.

The team will be hoping to try and keep the nation's flag flying high at the African Cup of Nations tournament, that starts in January 2013.

South Africa will be hosting the tournament which will run until the 10th of February.

The team is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Itumeleng Khune, Wayne Sandilands, Senzo Meyiwa

Midfielders - Oupa Manyisa, May Mahlangu, Lerato Chabangu, Thuso Phala, Dean Furman

Midfielders: Thulani Serero, Kagisho Dikgacoi, Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Siphiwe Tshabalala

Forwards: Bernard Parker, Lehlohonolo Majoro, Tokelo Rantie, Katlego Mphela