Bafana Bafana impress with 3-0 victory over Sudan
Shakes Mashaba began his tenure as Bafana Bafana coach with a 3-0 win over Sudan last night.
CAPE TOWN - Shakes Mashaba began his tenure as Bafana Bafana coach with a 3-0 win over Sudan last night.
It was Mashaba's first game in charge since being appointed as the new coach.
Premier Soccer League player of the season Sibusiso Vilakazi netted a brace while Bongani Ndulula netted a third.
The teams went into their halftime locked at 0-0 with Sudan looking more threatening.
Mashaba coach made a telling substitution early in the second half as he brought on Vilakazi who immediately made an impact.
He scored two goals soon after coming on and Bafana took control of the game.
Ndulula then grabbed a third to seal an important win under the new coach.
Goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa also made several crucial saves.
The national team's next fixture is against reigning champions Nigeria in Cape Town on Wednesday.