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As it happened: Bafana v Angola

2015-11-17 21:00
Last Updated at 15:04
17 Nov 21:00
Thank you for choosing Sport24 to catch this 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Bafana Bafana and Angola. Goodnight!!
17 Nov 20:58
Bafana Bafana have assured themselves a spot in the 2018 FIFA World Cup group qualifiers.
17 Nov 20:57
17 Nov 20:56
92' Angola still looking to rattle the net but nothing comes off their attack
17 Nov 20:56
90' Three minutes of added time allocated
17 Nov 20:49
85' Mabokgwane saves Bafana from goal-bound attack.
17 Nov 20:48
84' #PRAYFORBAFANA is seen in the stands. 
17 Nov 20:41
77' Angola gets a free-kick on the edge of the box but their effort is off target.
17 Nov 20:40
75' Kamohelo Makotjo finally gets run out. He replaces Zungu.
17 Nov 20:36
71' Rantie doing a lot of running now. Gets the ball on the counter attack and looks to threat the Angolan defence but his patience is met with fierce tackling.
17 Nov 20:34
70' Zungu with a pile driver but straight towards the 'keeper who struggles to deal with it. 
17 Nov 20:31
Tokelo Rantie heads the ball against Dias and Bafana takes the lead.
17 Nov 20:30
17 Nov 20:28
64' Bafana just running down the clock it seems. Angola giving their all but not enough and not threatening that much at all.
17 Nov 20:22
57' Double change for Bafana as Thamsanqa Gabuza comes off for Sibusiso Vilakazi and Thulani Serero comes on for Mpho Makola.
17 Nov 20:21
56' Bafana Bafana breathe a sigh of relief as Angolka forward beats Eric Mathoho and Jackson Mabokgwane but his effort his the post.
17 Nov 20:17
No changes as of yet for both sides.
17 Nov 20:11
Second-half is underway...
17 Nov 19:55


Shakes Mashaba looking very disappointed in his charges. Can we expect a few changes? 

17 Nov 19:52
45' Two minutes of added time allocated
17 Nov 19:50
43' Thulani Hlatshwayo picks up a yellow card
17 Nov 19:46
39' Angola with another chance to go ahead but Bafana Bafana defence remains stern as ever.
17 Nov 19:43
36' Zungu makes a vital stop as he courts the Angola player out of field. 
17 Nov 19:35
28' Angola have majority of the position as Bafana Bafana just sit back and attempting to break their play.
17 Nov 19:21
14' Angola found offside. Tight call but a correct one
17 Nov 19:20
12' Bafana almost concedes as Jackson and his defence have no communication. Angola however fail to slot the ball in an empty.
17 Nov 19:16
9' However, nothing comes off it.
17 Nov 19:16
9' Gabuza gets challenged in the middle of the park. Free-kick for Bafana Bafana
17 Nov 19:13
5' First chance at goal for Angola but forward misses the chance to put the visitors ahead.
17 Nov 19:09
2' Just over 90 seconds played and Bafana Bafana can breathe a sigh of relief with not conceding.
17 Nov 19:06
And kick-off... 
17 Nov 19:04
The match was due to kick-off at 19:00 but looks to be starting just after 19:05.
17 Nov 19:03
Bafana Bafana now embracing in Nkosi Sikelele. The stadium is not that full. A handful of spectators.
17 Nov 19:00
Angola participating in their national anthem along with the handful of fans
17 Nov 19:00
Both sides are in the tunnel and about to walk onto the pitch
17 Nov 18:54
Angola XI: Antonio, Mafuta, Gelson, Fredy, Menga, Bastos, Miguel, Gomito, Diniz, Cardoso, Isaac.
17 Nov 10:54
***KICK-OFF IS AT 19:00***
17 Nov 10:54
Bafana Bafana XI: Jackson Mabokgwane (captain), Thulani Hlatshwayo, Thabo Matlaba, Rivaldo Coetzee, Erick Mathoho, Bongani Zungu, Dean Furman, Mandla Masango, Mpho Makola, Tokelo Rantie, Thamsanqa Gabuza.
17 Nov 10:53
Jackson Mabokgwane continues in goal and with the captain's armband.
17 Nov 10:53
Mashaba has brought in Thulani Hlatshwayo for the injured Anele Ngcongca, Dean Furman for Andile Jali, who was red-carded last time out and has been released from camp, while Mpho Makola replaces Thulani Serero.
17 Nov 10:52
On the team news front, Mashaba will have to make do without the services of influential midfielder Andile Jali after his red card in the closing stages of Friday's encounter.
17 Nov 10:51
And they will be required to do so once again as they look to book their place in the third round of qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
17 Nov 10:48
Shakes Mashaba's men produced an assured performance in Benguela on Friday as they rallied back from an early setback to record a comfortable 3-1 victory at Ombaka National Stadium.
17 Nov 10:47
Bafana Bafana will be targeting more of the same when they welcome Angola to Moses Mabhida Stadium on Tuesday for the second-leg of their World Cup qualifier.
  • 90'

    South Africa now wait to see who will join them in a four-team group with only the group winners qualifying to go to the World Cup in Russia 2018.

  • 90'

    Bafana are through to the next round of World Cup qualification. The work was done in Angola in the first leg thanks to the 3-1 victory, and finished off today.

  • 90'

    Full-time - 1- 0. That is the full time whistle. Bafana win the match by the add goal thanks to Dinis who put the ball into his own net in the 66th minute.

  • 90'

    Three minutes added time to be played. Bafana can smell the next round of qualification.

  • 88'

    Golson is clean through on goal and puts the ball in the back of teh net but is flagged offside. That sums up Angola's evening. They will not be going to Russia in 2018.

  • 85'

    Angola get a corner and the ball is knocked into the danger area but Bastos headers the ball over the bar. Not happening for the visitors today.

  • 81'

    Bafana look fairly comfortable in the game with their one goal lead, 4-1 on aggregate, and are just looking to see out the remainder of the game.

  • 79'

    Angola get a free kick on the edge of the 18-yard area. Fredy lines it up. Firmly struck, just over the bar, certainly troubled a sprawling Mabokgwane.

  • 76'

    Bafana make their final change as Kamohelo Mokojti replaces Bongani Zungu in the middle of the park.

  • 75'

    Serero has certainly made a difference since coming on. Bafana look far more threatening going forward.

  • 72'

    Zungu takes a shot, a real piledriver that the keeper fails to hang on to. Rantie gets booked after a foul on an Angola defender in trying to get to the rebound.

  • 67'

    GOAL - 1-0 - A corner by Masango is headed down by Rantie and Dinis puts the ball into his own net. Bafana take the lead.

  • 65'

    Masango disappointingly hits the free kick straight against the wall.

  • 64'

    Fabricio Mafuta is booked by the referee as he brings down Vilakazi in a dangerous area just outside the box.

  • 63'

    The double substition from th home side has had the desired effect on the game as yet. Can they spark something?

  • 60'

    Bafane make another substitution with Thulani Serero replacing Mpho Makola.

  • 59'

    Bafana change: Sibusiso Vilakazi replaces striker Thamsanqa Gabuza, who has been ineffective in this game.

  • 57'

    Golson is through on goal, goes around the Mabokgwane but hits the upright with his effort. Best chance of the game so far. Still goalless.

  • 55'

    Dean Furman, who has replaced the suspeded Adile Jali in the Bafana midfield, has done well in snuffing out most of the Angola attacks.

  • 52'

    Golson Dala goes on a mazy run for Angola down the left wing but Erick Mathoho does well to stop him in his tracks.

  • 49'

    Masango has a shot from outside the box but the ball sails over the bar.

  • 46'

    Bafana kick off the second half and immediately launch an attack. Gabuza goes down inside the box butno penalty given.

  • 45'

    Halftime at the Moses Mabhida Stadium wth the score still goalless. Bafana will be the happier of the two sides as they preserve their two-goal lead from the first-leg.

  • 44'

    Thulani Hlatshwayo is the first player in the referee's book after a wild challenge on Dolly Menga, yellow card.

  • 43'

    Masango takes a free kick from the right, it was more a cross than a shot, easily collected by Antonio in the Angola goal.

  • 42'

    Ball crossed into the area by Matlaba but Gabuza commits a foul on the keeper, free kick.

  • 39'

    Both sides do not look like they will be scoring in this match. Both teams poor in the final third of the pitch.

  • 35'

    Angola win a corner on the right-hand side to be taken by Fredy. It is whipped intoi a good area but the header is wide.

  • 31'

    Bafana have somehow lost the spark that they had in Benguela just four days ago.

  • 28'

    Very poor crowd at the Moses Mabhida Stadium this evening, barely half of the 85 000 capacity.

  • 26'

    Bafana with sporadic attacks but the Angola defence is standing firm.

  • 23'

    Joao Diniz has a shot from a long way out but the ball sails a long way wide of Mabokgwane's goal.

  • 21'

    Rantie finds himself with space in the penalty area but instead of shooting from a tight angle, he passes and the opportunity comes to nought.

  • 17'

    Bafana string a few neat passes together and Thabo Matlaba fins space on the left-hand side, close to the Angalo box, but the attack fizzles out.

  • 14'

    Angola should have taken the lead as Mabokgwane in the Bafana goal fails to gather a straight forward ball from a corner but Fredy fails to capitalise and Bafana clear their lines.

  • 13'

    Bafana are now dominating possession, stringing along multiple passes without making to much headway.

  • 10'

    Mandla Masango curls a frre kick into the 18-yard area from the right-hand side that is easily cleared.

  • 8'

    Good work from Tokelo Rantie sees Bafana win a corner that is whipped in by Mpho Makola but is scrambled clear by the Angolan defence.

  • 6'

    Angola striker Fredy heads harmlessly over Mabokgwane's bar from a cross on the right-hand side.

  • 3'

    Angola have more of the ball but are just content to keep possession without being any threat on attack.

  • 1'

    Angola kicked off as they look to erase the two goal advantage that hosts have.

  • 0'

    Angola XI: Antonio, Mafuta, Gelson, Fredy, Menga, Bastos, Miguel, Gomito, Diniz, Cardoso, Isaac.

  • 0'

    Starting XI: South Africa: Jackson Mabokgwane (captain), Thulani Hlatshwayo, Thabo Matlaba, Rivaldo Coetzee, Erick Mathoho, Bongani Zungu, Dean Furman, Mandla Masango, Mpho Makola, Tokelo Rantie, Thamsanqa Gabuza.

  • 0'

    South Africa take a two goal lead into the fixture after they beat Angola 3-1 away from home in the first-leg.

  • 0'

    Welcome to the coverage of the second-leg of the Afrrican World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Angola at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.

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  • Tokelo Rantie
  • Dean Furman
  • Thulani Hlatshwayo
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  • Eric Mathoho
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  • Antonio
  • Isaac Da Costa
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  • Menga
  • Fredy
  • Dario Cardoso
  • Miguel Quiame
  • Gelson
  • Fabricio Mafuta
  • Siyanda Zwane
  • Wayne Sandilands
  • Clayton Daniels
  • Thulani Serero
  • Siphelele Ntshangase
  • Sibabonga Nhlapo
  • Sibusiso Vilakazi
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  • Djalma Campos
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