Loading Live Scoring...
*All times CAT (GMT+2)

Football | Bafana Bafana

Bernard Parker, Thulani Serero and Gordon Igesund © Backpagepix

Bafana complete training camp

Bafana Bafana wrapped up the three-day training camp at Orlando Stadium where head coach Gordon Igesund had a last look at players before naming his final 23-man squad on Sunday.

The announcement will be made at the Southern Sun Monet Casino Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg at 3pm.

A total of 33 players took part in the training camp but will be trimmed to 23 for the Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

“I am excited that everything went well, the players raised their hands to say they want to be included in the final squad. You could tell almost all of them don’t want to be left out. This was a very important camp where we had the cream of the crop and I saw what I wanted to see. Now the wait for the players begins while for me it’s crunch time. The challenge is who to leave out,” said Igesund.

England-based Kagisho Dikgacoi and Dean Furman, as well as Belgium-based Darren Keet were not part of the training camp due to club commitments, while Benni McCarthy, Eric Mathoho and Ayanda Patosi will not be considered due to injuries.

Bafana Squad

Goalkeepers: Itumeleng Khune,Wayne Sandilands, Senzo Meyiwa, Darren Keet

Defenders: Siyabonga Sangweni, Bevan Fransman, Thabo Nthethe, Thabo Matlaba, Siyanda Xulu, Tsepo Masilela, Siboniso Gaxa, Bongani Khumalo, Ricardo Nunes, Anele Ngcongca

Midfielders: Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Lerato Chabangu, Oupa Manyisa, Thuso Phala, Sifiso Myeni, Siphiwe Tshabalala, Delron Buckley, May Mahlangu, Thanduyise Khuboni, Dane Klate, Kagisho Dikgacoi, Andile Jali, Teko Modise, Dean Furman, Thulani Serero

Strikers: Bernard Parker, Lehlohonolo Majoro, Tokelo Rantie, Katlego Mphela


More expert analysis and opinion from Sport24
The opinions expressed by Sport24 experts and bloggers are theirs alone, and do not necessarily represent those of SuperSport

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Other Live Streaming

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Latest Video Highlights

Sports Talk

Calvin Emeka Onwuka
Klopp keeps it simple
Two events show why the players have easily taken to what Jurgen Klopp is asking of them.

Dr Errol Sweeney
14-year-old ref racially abused
We are constantly told that football is the most popular sport in the world and, to a large extent,...

Sunday Oliseh
Coaching Eagles: What they won’t tell you
Two days after starting as chief coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria a representative of a major...

Segun Odegbami
Nigeria needs something valid to celebrate
The Adokie Amiesimaka Stadium erupted in an orgy of celebration after Nigeria beat Swaziland 2-0.