Bafana Bafana

Bafana's AFCON clash changed

2014-09-18 08:36

Cape Town - CAF has confirmed that the date has been rescheduled for the first encounter between Bafana Bafana and Congo Brazzaville.

Read: Polokwane set for Bafana, Congo duel

Bafana were due to play Congo on Friday, October 10 in Port Noire.

CAF has now shifted the fixture to the next day on Saturday, October 11 at 15:30 (SA time), said SAFA’s Head of Communication, Dominic Chimhavi via his Twitter account.

Meanwhile the official Bafana Bafana Twitter account has also announced that coach Shakes Mashaba will reveal his squad to take on Congo in both the away and home matches next week.

No difference really, now more South Africans can catch the game and support Bafana Bafana!

Will coach Shakes stick with his same squad or will he opt for different players?

Remaining Group A fixtures: (all times SA)

Friday, October 10

Sudan v Nigeria (16:00)

Saturday, October 11

Congo v Bafana Bafana (15:30)

Wednesday, October 15

Nigeria v Sudan (16:00)

Bafana Bafana v Congo (16:00)

Friday, November 14

Congo v Nigeria (16:00)

Bafana Bafana v Sudan (16:00)

Wednesday, November 19

Nigeria v Bafana Bafana (16:00)

Sudan v Congo (16:00)

Read more on:    bafana bafana  |  afcon 2015  |  shakes mashaba  |  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


Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

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


The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? 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.