SAFA : COSAFA Squad Named

SAFA : COSAFA Squad Named

Bafana Bafana coach Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba has named his 20-man selection for the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup in Namibia from June 11-25.

MshegeBafana Bafana will automatically play in the quarter-finals of the tournament and will play the Group B winners on June 18 at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek.

They have been named as potential favorites. Group B contains countries like Angola, Lesotho, Mauritius and Malawi who will compete for the top spot to face South Africa.

The team has comprises mostly of PSL player and some from the NFD league.

Some of the players will be among the players to play at the Olympics later this year.


South Africa squad:

Goalkeepers: Jody February, Reyaad Pieterse, Nkosingiphile Gumede

Defenders: Rivaldo Coetzee, Repo Malepe, Themba Sikhakhane, Tebogo Moerane, Kwanda Mngonyama, Siphesihle Stuurman

Midfielders: Tshepo Rikhotso, Abbubaker Mobara, Gift Motupa, Lebogang Phiri, Deolin Mekoa, Phumlani Ntshangase

Strikers: Maphosa Modiba, Keagan Dolly, Thabiso Kutumela, Lebo Mothiba, Judas Moseamedi