South Africa

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Next 3 Fixtures Venue
05/07 @ 13:00 vs Mauritius Away
05/09 @ 19:30 vs Mauritania Away
26/03 @ 19:30 vs Cameroon Away
Last 3 Results
20/06 South Africa 3 - 0 Mauritius
16/06 South Africa 2 - 1 Angola
13/06 South Africa 0 - 0 Gambia

Nickname: Bafana Bafana

Head coach: Shakes Mashaba

Fifa ranking: 69 (June 2015)

CAF ranking: 18 (June 2015)

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

Brilliant Khuzwayo
Squad Number: 16
Jackson Mabokgwane
Jackson Mabokgwane
Squad Number: 22
Itumeleng Khune
Squad Number: 16

Defenders

Patrick Phungwayo
Squad Number:
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Ntsikelelo Nyauza
Squad Number:
Clayton Daniels
Squad Number:
Thabo Matlaba
Squad Number: 11
Anele Ngcongca
Squad Number: 6
Tshepo Gumede
Tshepo Gumede
Squad Number:
Thulani Hlatshwayo
Thulani Hlatshwayo
Squad Number: 14
Rivaldo Coetzee
Squad Number: 2
Marc van Heerden
Marc van Heerden
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Siyabonga Nhlapo
Siyabonga Nhlapo
Squad Number: 4

Midfielders

Andile Jali
Squad Number: 5
Oupa Manyisa
Squad Number: 20
Gift Motupa
Gift Motupa
Squad Number:
Thulani Serero
Squad Number: 10
Ayanda Patosi
Squad Number: -
Thuso Phala
Squad Number: 18
Bongani Zungu
Squad Number: 8
Mandla Masango
Squad Number: 7
May Mahlangu
Squad Number: 19
Jabulani Shongwe
Squad Number:

Strikers

Thamsanqa Gabuza
Squad Number:
Siphelele Ntshangase
Siphelele Ntshangase
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Bongi Ntuli
Bongi Ntuli
Squad Number:
Vuyisile Wana
Vuyisile Wana
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