Bafana ready to face Zambia in Chan qualifier

The South African National Team The South African National Team

Bafana Bafana are set to host Zambia at the Buffalo City Stadium in East London in their third and final round of the Chan qualifiers.

The South African national team made their way into the next round of the competition after they defeated Botswana 3-0 on aggregate in their two-legged fixture.

The first leg of the encounter is scheduled for Saturday, 12 August 2017, with kick-off set for 15:00.

The return leg will be played the following weekend on Saturday, 19 August in Ndola, when Chipolopolo host Bafana Bafana.

Stuart Baxter, who has announced his 25-man squad to take on Chipolopolo, will attend the camp this coming Sunday, 6 August.

South Africa will return to the Buffalo City Stadium for the second time this year, after they played to a goalless draw against Angola earlier in an international friendly encounter.

Bafana Bafana squad to face Zambia:

Goalkeepers: 

Boalefa Pule, Steven Hoffman and Bruce Bvuma

Defenders: 

Siyabonga Nhlapo, Siphiwe Mnguni, Sandile Mthethwa, Mothobi Mvala, Mario Booysen, Tercious Malepe, Denwin Farmer and Ayabulela Konqobe.

Midfielders: 

Cole Alexander, Michael Morton, Riyaad Norodien, Jamie Webber, Sphelele Ntshangase, Dumisani Zuma,  Teboho Mokoena, Sipho Mbule, Sibusiso Khumalo, Masilakhe Phohlongo and Tshegofatso Mabaso.

Strikers:

Bongani Ntuli, Ryan Moon and Gift Motupa.

– This story originally appeared on SportsClub.co.za