Bafana Bafana beat Zimbabwe 3-1

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Bafana Bafana have beaten neighbours Zimbabwe 3-1 in the 2026 FIFA World Cup Group C match in Bloemfontein.

It was a quick start to the match, with the score at 1-1 within two minutes.

That saw a number of fans trying to force their way into the stadium, with security managing to restore calm.

Thapelo Morena who came off the bench and scored a brace, walked away with the Man-of-the-Match award.