Mashaba names Bafana squad for friendlies
South Africa take on Costa Rica on 8 October, followed by a clash against Honduras on 13 October.
JOHANNESBURG - Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has named a 25-man squad for its two upcoming international friendlies away to Costa Rica and Honduras.
South Africa take on Costa Rica on 8 October, followed by a clash against Honduras five days later on 13 October.
There's a call up for Kaizer Chief's George Lebese, while the recent MTN8 Cup winners Ajax Cape Town have two players in the squad, namely striker Prince Nxumalo and defender Rivaldo Coetzee.
Bafana Bafana squad:
Goalkeepers: Jackson Mabokgwane (Mpumalanga Aces FC), Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs), Ronwen Williams (SuperSport United).
Defenders: Eric Mathoho (Kaizer Chiefs), Rivaldo Coetzee (Ajax Cape Town), Thulani Hlatshwayo (Bidvest Wits), Siyabonga Nhlapo (Bidvest Wits), Anele Ngcongca (Racing Genk), Mzikayise Mashaba (Mamelodi Sundowns), Clayton Daniels (SuperSport United), Thabo Matlaba (Orlando Pirates).
Midfielder: Dean Furman (SuperSport United), Andile Jali (KV Oostende), Bongani Zungu (Sundowns), Mandla Masango (Randers FC), Jabulani Shongwe (Bidvest Wits), Mpho Makola (Orlando Pirates), Ayanda Patosi (Lokeren), George Lebese (Kaizer Chiefs), Oupa Manyisa (Orlando Pirates).
Strikers: Thulani Serero (Ajax Amsterdam), Thamsanqa Gabuza (Orlando Pirates), Sibusiso Vilakazi (Bidvest Wits), Tokelo Rantie (Bournemouth), Prince Nxumalo (Ajax Cape Town).