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Masilela recalled, Claasen returns for Bafana

Shakes Mashaba named his squad for their Afcon qualifier against Mauritania on 5 September.

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba during his squad selection in Johannesburg on 20 August 2015. Picture: Morena Mothupi/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba named his 25-man squad for their Afcon qualifier against Mauritania on 5 September.

Tshepo Masilela and Daylon Classen make a return to the national team as Mpho Makola also got a call up.

The Orlando Pirates attacking midfielder has been impressive with his club.

The lack of scoring is a concern for Mashaba and he's hoping Makola can sort it out.

"With the scarcity of goals in Bafana, I'd hope Makola gives us one. We've been monitoring him for a long time."

At the back Mpumalanga Black Aces' Jackson Mabokgwane and Supersport United's Ronwen Williams come in for injured goalkeepers Brilliant Khuzwayo and Brighton Mhlongo.

No captain has been announced and Mashaba says they sticking to their policy of rotation with the captaincy as they'd like everyone to get a chance.

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