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Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has announced an 18-man squad to play international friendly matches against Australia and New Zealand next month. South Africa's previous two encounters with the Socceroos both ended in draws; in their only previous encounter with New Zealand, in 2009, they won 2-0.
South Africa will take the game to World Cup holders Spain when the teams meet at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday evening, says Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund.
Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund says his focus with the national football team is now firmly on the African Nations Championship (Chan), which South Africa will host from 11 January to 1 February 2014.
Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund plans to use the friendly international match against Morocco on Friday to assess the talent available to him for the 2014 African Nations Championship (Chan).
South Africa claimed bronze in the 2013 Cosafa Cup tournament on Saturday, beating Lesotho 2-1 in the third place play-off at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola, Zambia.
Coach Gordon Igesund praised his charges following Saturday's loss in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals, saying they had shown great courage and self-belief in getting so far in the tournament, adding that Bafana Bafana had now established a solid platform to build on.
Bafana Bafana went down 1-0 to Norway in Cape Town on Tuesday in a warm-up match for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. For South Africa, as has long been the case, finishing proved to be a problem.
Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund's squad for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, kicking off in South Africa on 19 January, contained few surprises when he announced it on Sunday. Experience appears to be the name of the game.
Bafana Bafana went down 1-0 to Zambia in the Nelson Mandela Challenge at Johannesburg's FNB Stadium on Wednesday evening, leading coach Gordon Igesund to say afterwards that he hasn't yet settled on his squad for the African Cup of Nations, which kicks off on 19 January.
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