Mathoho returns to Bafana Bafana

Erick Mathoho of Kaizer Chiefs has been named in Bafana Bafana squad to play Zambia next month.

Eric Mathoho of Kaizer Chiefs has been named in Bafana Bafana squad to play Zambia next month.

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JOHANNESBURG - Bafana Bafana Interim coach Molefi Ntseki announced his 23-man squad to play Zambia in an international friendly match next month.

The match is scheduled for Saturday, 07 September 2019, at Lusaka’s Nkoloma Stadium in Zambia.

Ntseki made nine changes to the squad that participated in the 2019 Afcon tournament in Egypt in June.

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He has brought in Bidvest Wits showstopper Brandon Petersen; inform Kaizer Chiefs defenders Eric Mathoho, Thato Mokeke (Cape Town City), Thapelo Morena (Mamelodi Sundowns); midfielders Rivaldo Coetzee (Mamelodi Sundowns), Lebohang Phiri (Guingamp FC – France), Keagan Dolly (Montpellier FC – France) as well as forwards Bradley Grobler (Supersport United) and Kermit Erasmus (Cape Town City).

Bafana Bafana are preparing for the upcoming back-to-back 2021 Afcon qualifiers matches against Ghana and Sudan in November.

BAFANA BAFANA FULL SQUAD:

GOALKEEPERS: Darren Keet (OH Leuven FC, Belgium), Ronwen Williams (Supersport United), Brandon Petersen (Bidvest Wits).

DEFENDERS: Eric Mathoho (Kaizer Chiefs), Buhle Mkhwanazi, Thulani Hlatshwayo (Wits), Thapelo Morena (Mamelodi Sundowns), Thamsanqa Mkhize, Thato Mokeke (CT City), Innocent Maela (Orlando Pirates)

MIDFIELDERS: Kamohelo Mokotjo (Brentford FC), Rivaldo Coetzee, Lebogang Maboe, (Mamelodi Sundowns), Dean Furman (SuperSport United), Lebogang Phiri (Guingamp), Bongani Zungu (Amiens), Thembinkosi Lorch (Orlando Pirates), Thulani Serero (Vitesse), Percy Tau (Club Brugge), Keagan Dolly (Montpellier).

STRIKERS: Lebo Mothiba (Strasbourg, France), Bradley Grobler (Supersport United), Kermit Erasmus (Cape Town City).

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