Bafana starting XI: Baxter names three debutants to face Angola

21 March 2018 - 12:43
By Marc Strydom
Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter during the national team's departures press conference at Southern Sun International, Johannesburg on 19 March 2018.
Image: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter during the national team's departures press conference at Southern Sun International, Johannesburg on 19 March 2018.

Lille striker Lebogang Mothiba will be one of three debutants for Bafana Bafana in their four-nations international friendly against Angola at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola‚ Zambia‚ on Wednesday afternoon (kickoff is at 3pm).

Bidvest Wits right-back Reeve Frosler and Mamelodi Sundowns centreback Motjeka Madisha are the other two.

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has taken a mix of youth and experience to the friendly tournament‚ which also includes hosts Zambia and Zimbabwe‚ who meet in Wednesday’s early game.

Wednesday’s matches were brought forward by a day by the organizers‚ having inintially been scheduled for Thursday.

Bafana XI:

Darren Keet – Reeve Frosler‚ Motjeka Madisha‚ Buhle Mkhwanazi‚ Sifiso Hlanti – Themba Zwane‚ Dean Furman‚ Bongani Zungu‚ Aubrey Modiba‚ Phakamani Mahlambi – Lebogang Mothiba.