SAFA confirm Bafana applicants


The national team need a new head coach after SAFA decided against renewing Gordon Igesund’s contract, and Jordaan told EWN Sport that they have already received 14 applications from some high-profile names.

“We have a list of 14 coaches with huge experience, including Carlos Queiroz, Stephen Keshi, Giovanni Trapattoni and Dick Advocaat,” Jordaan told EWN Sport.

“We also have younger coaches also indicating their interest, like Patrick Kluivert, Roberto Carlos and Fabio Cannavaro.” 

Others in the mix include former Zambia boss Herve Renard and national Under-20 coach Shakes Mashaba.