Cape Town - Owen da Gama has given Riyaad Norodien his first start at the Under-23 AFCON tournament as Amaglug-glug prepare to face Algeria.
Norodien was the only change to the starting XI that beat Tunisia 1-0 in their last group stage fixture.
The Ajax Cape Town midfielder replaces Siphelele Ntshangase and will hope to inflict fear into the Desert Foxes.
South Africa and Algeria go head-to-head at the Stade Leopold Senghor in Dakar, Senegal on Wednesday.
Kick-off is at 20:30 (SA time).
Jody February (GK), Kwanda Mngonyama, Rivaldo Coetzee, Tebogo Moerane, Abbubaker Mobara, Keagan Dolly (captain), Phumlani Ntshangase, Menzi Masuku, Deolin Mekoa, Riyaad Norodien, Gift Motupa
Substitutes: Ricardo Goss (GK), Kyle Peters (GK), Tshepo Rikhotso, Zitha Macheke, Denwin Farmer, Siphelele Ntshangase, Sibusiso Sibeko, Paseka Mako, Phakamani Mahlambi, Dumisani Zuma