As the Namibian national team squad of 17 players under the head coach Ricardo Mannetti goes into camp in Pretoria on Monday, the battle for the extra spots in the squad is heating up.
Durban is ready and waiting to host the 2019 edition of the COSAFA Cup. The tournament will go ahead as planned despite the late withdrawal of Angola earlier this week.
Former Bafana Bafana striker Jerry Sikhosana believes the COSAFA Cup that gets underway in Durban this weekend provides the perfect preparation for those teams that will be playing in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) next month.
French-based attacker Keagan Dolly will play in the Bafana Bafana squad that will take part in the COSAFA Cup squad as part of the plan to get him ready for the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt next month.
Bafana Bafana will play their first match of the COSAFA Cup against Botswana at the Princess Magogo Stadium in KwaMashu on June 2 after organisers of the tournament today reaffirmed their readiness for the competition to be hosted by Durban.