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Two players stand out in this fixture: Percy Tau and Darren Keet.
Who is your Man-of-the-Match ...?
80' score update #AFCON2019Q Libya 1-2 South Africa @SAFA_net @CAF_Online— Bafana Bafana (@BafanaBafana) March 24, 2019
80' score update #AFCON2019Q Libya 1-2 South Africa @SAFA_net @CAF_Online
75' Keet leaving nothing to chance as he makes another good save from a cross #AFCON2019Q @SAFA_net @CAF_Online— Bafana Bafana (@BafanaBafana) March 24, 2019
75' Keet leaving nothing to chance as he makes another good save from a cross #AFCON2019Q @SAFA_net @CAF_Online
63' PENALTY! Keet leaps to save the ball in the penalty area and collects it with ease. His leg clips a player and the reaction of the player sees the referee point to the penalty spot.
A ridiculous call if you ask me ...
@popeyekeet keeping us in the game ????— IIKHUNE3216 (@IIKHUNE_32_16) March 24, 2019
@popeyekeet keeping us in the game ????
Percy Tau I said it !— sameehg doutie (@SDoutie) March 24, 2019
Percy Tau I said it !
What a goal. Percy Tau pulls the trigger from outside the box and the 'keeper certainly had no chance in saving that.
Get in lad!!!
20' TWENTY MINUTES GONE:
SCORELINE: Libya 0-0 Bafana Bafana
18' CHANCE! Hlanti sends a dangerous looking cross into the penalty area, but it just eludes Zwane.
FULL-TIME: LIBYA 1-2 SOUTH AFRICA. Bafana Bafana have qualified for the African Cup of Nations with this win away from home. Percy Tau struck twice in the second half to take the game away from Libya. Thank you for joining us.
SUBSTITUTION: Bafana Bafana make another change and Veldwijk is on for Tau.
We will have four minutes of time added on for stoppages.
WIDE! Tau finds space in the penalty area and just fires it wide. That could have been his hat-trick!
Kekana is fouled and Bafana Bafana secure a free-kick in their own half. We have two minutes of regulation time to go.
Kekana is now trying to launch a few of his landmark long-range efforts. One came very close and the keeper just cleared it off the line.
With six minutes to go Bafana Bafana is still enjoying that crucial one goal lead. The crowd is a bit quieter now.
Libya secure a corner after a good attack down the right. Once again Keet is there to clear the set-piece.
Libya secure another free-kick in a dangerous position. Again the execution is poor and Keet clears. It is getting rowdy out there and a few bottles have made their way onto the ground.
SUBSTITUTE: Zwane has been replaced by Kekana, as Bafana Bafana make their first change.
The Libyan players seem to go down all over the place now in search of free-kicks or penalties.
The Libyans are looking a tad tired now and Bafana Bafana appear to have more space on attack.
With 20 minutes to go Bafana Bafana is looking really good. Can they maintain it?
GOAL, SOUTH AFRICA, TAU! (1-2). Brilliant from Tau, as it appears that the Libyan defence has gone sleeping for just a second. Tau takes advantage of that fact and fires in yet another sensational goal.
GOAL, LIBYA, BEN ALI! (1-1) Ben ali slots the penalty and the scores are level.
PENALTY LIBYA! Keet is penalised for a foul on Saltou, who just came on to substitute Baleid.
The execution of the set-piece is poor and Bafana Bafana launch a counter-attack.
Hlanti is guilty of a foul on the edge of the box and Libya secure a dangerous free-kick.
We have seen a few attacks from the Libyans since that goal. Bafana Bafana must be careful not to sit back.
SAVE! Keet to the rescue again. Libya built down the right and he somehow gets a right hand to it, before Hlatshwayo clears. That was good from the Bafana keeper again.
GOAL, SOUTH AFRICA, TAU! (0-1) That is what they needed! Bafana Bafana built nicely and when the ball finds Tau, he turns and lines it up, before firing it home. Nashnush had no chance.
Mokotjo is fouled and Bafana Bafana earn the first free-kick of the half. Libya eventually clear it.
Kick-off! We are back underway in the second half. We have no changes to either team.
We will have one minute of time added on for stoppages.
HALF-TIME: LIBYA 0-0 SOUTH AFRICA. Thus far it is mission acomplished for Bafana Bafana, but it has been a tough game. One feels that they must score in order to put the game beyond the reach of Libya.
Bafana Bafana secure a corner after another deflection. The corner from Tau is good again and Mothiba just fails to wrap his feet around it.
Maela once against sends a poor pass and hands possession away.
The corner from Tau is superb, but Libya manage to head it away to safety.
CLOSE! Much better from Bafana Bafana. It came from deep and Tau turns in the box and offloads it to Mothiba, who's shot is deflected for a corner.
Libya secure a free-kick and Keet just manages to clear it after a collision with a defender. A slight lack of communication there.
How long can Libya continue to play at this frantic pace? It has been non-stop. It will be interesting to see the fitness levels of both teams after the break.
YELLOW! Tau is taken down by Elhouni in yet another tactical challenge. This time the Libyan is booked.
We are still goalless after the first half an hour of play.
Libya launch a counter-attack and it is Keet to the rescue again. This time he is fouled and they get away with no booking.
Zwane launches an attack for Bafana Bafana. Mothiba then tries to find Tau, but the keeper gets there first. Great work!
Bafana Bafana has been the subject of some real tactical challenges by the Libyans.
SAVE! A great save by Keet after the Bafana Bafana defenders fail to clear a dangerous corner at first.
Bafana Bafana secure a free-kick and Maela had a clear chance after it was sent into the penalty area. Unfortunately he is beaten to the ball by a defender. Close!
Bafana Bafana come again and Mothiba sends a nice pass to Tau near the penalty area, but he is dispossessed.
A promising attack from Bafana and Hlanti sends it into the penalty area, but it just eludes Zwane. They should take heart from that attack.
Hlatshwayo is there again to clear just ahead of Keet following yet another Libyan onslaught. He has looked solid thus far. May it continue.
It is heart in the mouth stuff for Bafana, as Libya come close following a counter-attack after the corner.
Tau ensures that Bafana Bafana earns the first corner of the game off a deflection. He sends the set-piece into the penalty area and it is headed away.
The pace of the game is currently being dictated by Libya.
YELLOW! The first booking of the game goes to Maela after a dangerous challenge. He must now be careful for the rest of the game.
BLOCK! Libya attacks down the right and good work by Hlatshwayo to shut them out. That was a fast counter-attack, Bafana Bafana must watch out.
Kick-off: We are underway in this crucial AFCON qualifier.
Welcome to Stade Taeb Mhiri for our live coverage of this important AFCON qualifier between Libya and South Africa.
Libya host Bafana Bafana in Tunisia and they will need a victory in order to secure their place in this years African Cup of Nations. The visitors on the other hand will just have to secure a draw if they wish to qualify.
The game was moved to Tunisia as a result of political unrest in Libya.
Libya is currently in third place in Group E and two points behind South Africa.
Bafana Bafana has a history of struggling to qualify for big tournaments and they often slip at the last hurdle. The last time these teams met at the Moses Mabhida stadium last year it ended in a goalless draw.
Team South Africa: Keet, Hlatshwayo, Mkhwanazi, Hlanti, Furman, Mkhize, Maela, Mokotjo, Zwane, Tau, Mothiba. Substitutes: Williams; Coetzee; Modiba; Kekana; Serero; Maboe; Veldwijk.
Team Libya: Nashnush, Berrish, Masaud, Elhouni, Ben Ali, Abdussalam, Salama, Mohamed, Sharadi, Baleid, Salem Ali.
The teams are out on the park and we should be off soon. It is now time for the National Anthems.
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