SA skipper to miss Ghana clash?

2015-01-26 08:19
Dean Furman (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - South Africa's midfield maestro and captain, Dean Furmanm is in doubt for Bafana Bafana’s all important Group C AFCON clash against Ghana.

Read: Hlatshwayo to miss Ghana clash

According to KickOff, Furman missed training due to a thigh muscle problem and is now in a race against time to be fit for Bafana Bafana's last Group C fixture on Tuesday.

Reports suggest that the Bafana Bafana captain is expected to line up against the Black Stars despite sitting out of training.

South Africa will need maximum points against the Black Stars but at the same time need Senegal to overcome Algeria if they are to have any chance of qualifying.

Bafana Bafana are set to play Ghana on Tuesday, January 27 at Estadio de Mongomo.

Kick-off is at 20:00 (SA time).

Read more on:    bafana bafana  |  afcon 2015  |  dean furman  |  soccer

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk


Bafana Bafana have been drawn with Cameroon, Gambia and Mauritania in the qualification stages for the 2017 AFCON tournament. Where will Shakes Mashaba's men finish in their pool?

Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.