Bafana finally give fans something to shout about

17 June 2015 - 02:10
By Mark Gleeson

Home-town hero Ayanda Patosi produced some respite for under-fire Bafana Bafana and beleaguered coach Ephraim Mashaba, with a second-half winner as South Africa beat a second-string Angola 2-1 in a friendly international yesterday. A deft chip over the onrushing goalkeeper was deflected into the net but gratefully claimed by the 22-year-old from Khayelitsha to crown a lively performance that underlined the folly of leaving him out for the Africa Cup of Nations finals earlier this year.

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