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Thu Dec 18 21:29:55 CAT 2014

Bafana need time for top form: iLIVE

Galelo Nobaza, Pietermaritzburg | 19 November, 2012 00:05
Soccer
Lerato Chabangu is given no room to manoeuvre by Stoppila Sunzu of Zambia during the Nelson Mandela Challenge at Soccer City last night. Bafana lost by a solitary goal Picture: SYDNEY SESHIBEDI
Image by: Sydney Seshibedi

"We're not a team yet," said Gordon Igesund. Bafana Bafana have not been a team for a long time (check the Fifa rankings).

The coach needs more than three weeks to get players ready for a tournament like the Afcon. Six weeks are needed to prepare a team, especially one with so many players who are half-fit.

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