Bafana Bafana

Furman won't miss AFCON

2014-12-15 15:02
Dean Furman (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana captain, Dean Furman, has confirmed that he will return from injury to represent South Africa at AFCON 2015.

Read: Zambia confirm Bafana friendly

According to Soccer Laduma, Furman has been nursing an injury since Bafana Bafana’s 2-2 against Nigeria.

The 26-year-old only featured 16 minutes since his return to the UK for his club, Doncaster Rovers.

“I’m currently taking some time off playing due to a groin strain that I picked up against Nigeria that has been causing me problems or a couple of weeks,” said Furman.

“Hopefully I’ll be back in action as soon as possible though.”

Meanwhile, Coach Shakes Mashaba will name his preliminary squad for AFCON 2015 on Thursday, December 18.

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


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
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

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.