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Nickname: Bafana Bafana

Head coach: Shakes Mashaba

Fifa ranking: 62 (September 2016)

CAF ranking: 13 (September 2016)

First international: South Africa 1-0 Cameroon (7/7/92)

Biggest win: South Africa 5-0 Guatemala (31/5/10)

Biggest loss: 0-5 vs Brazil (5/3/2014, Friendly, Soccer City)

Previous Afcon appearances: 9

Africa Cup of Nations (1996)

South Africa - First Team Squad

Goalkeepers

Ronwen Williams
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Itumeleng Khune
Squad Number: 16
Brighton Mhlongo
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Defenders

Thulani Hlatshwayo
Squad Number: 14
Ramahlwe Mphahlele
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Clayton Daniels
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Rivaldo Coetzee
Squad Number: 2
Asavela Mbekile
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Thabo Matlaba
Squad Number: 11
Erick Mathoho
Squad Number: 3

Midfielders

Deolin Mekoa
Squad Number:
Oupa Manyisa
Squad Number: 20
Ayanda Patosi
Squad Number: -
Thulani Serero
Squad Number: 10
Keagan Dolly
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Hlompho Kekana
Squad Number:
May Mahlangu
Squad Number: 19
Thuso Phala
Squad Number: 18
Tiyani Mabunda
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Daine Klate
Squad Number: 7
Andile Jali
Squad Number: 5
Mpho Makola
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Strikers

Lars Veldwijk
Squad Number:
Sibusiso Vilakazi
Squad Number: 10
Bradley Grobler
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Eleazar Rodgers
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KICK OFF POLL

Why is Ekstein not playing?

With Kaizer Chiefs not providing any answers as to why Hendrick Ekstein is not playing anymore, what do you believe is the reason?