For the first time in two years, South Africa will be represented in the lucrative UEFA Champions League group stages campaign when Percy Tau’s team plays Turkish giants Galatasaray at the Jann Breydel Stadium in Bruges, Belgium on Wednesday night.
Former Amajimbos and Amajita full back Bongane ‘Chappies’ Mathabela will be hoping to play his first ever Absa Premiership game on Saturday when Stellenbosch take on Cape Town City in a local derby at the Athlone Stadium.
Bafana Bafana will be motivated by their record in recent matches against Nigeria ahead of the all-important 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarterfinal at the Cairo International stadium on Wednesday evening (kick-off at 21:00).
As Bafana Bafana prepare to face Namibia in a must-win game on Friday at the AFCON Finals, former Bafana star Benni McCarthy recalls the infamous game against the Namibians in 1998 where he scored a record four goals in 13 minutes against South Africa’s neighbours.
Bafana Bafana striker Percy Tau says they lost their opening 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) game to Ivory Coast because their attack wasn’t sharp upfront.