Bafana Bafana have been handed a fairly balanced draw for the second round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers following the draw which was held in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday night.
Good news for the South African national U23 team currently taking part in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Egypt, is that all the players are available for tomorrow’s third place play-off against Ghana.
Going to the two opening matches of the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), Bafana Bafana’s target was at least to come back with four points but they could only manage to get three.
At the conclusion of the first round of matches in the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers in Group L, Lesotho are sitting on only one point after two matches played following an away draw to Sierra Leone and 4-2 loss at home to African giants Nigeria.
Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki conceded that yesterday he came off second best in terms of tactics to his Ghanaian counterpart Kwesi Appiah as the Black Stars got their 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification campaign off to a good start with a 2-0 win.