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Mahamutsa back for Bafana

2013-11-15 20:53
Thabo Nthethe (Gallo Images)
Johannesburg - Thabo Nthethe has been given the armband to lead Bafana in the absence of Itumeleng Khune against Swaziland.

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has picked a strong team against Swaziland in their international friendly.

Rooi Mahamutsa has made his return for Bafana after being in outstanding form for Orlando Pirates.

Siphiwe Tshabalala receives his 84th international cap, as Andile Jali and Reneilwe Letsholonyane complete the midfield.

Bernard Parker partners Kermit Erasmus up front.

Lennox Bacela was named on the bench.


Meyiwa, Jele, Matlaba, Mahamutsa, Nthethe (C), Letsholonyane, Tshabalala, Jali, Chabangu, Parker and Erasmus.

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