AFCON: Mathoho and Letsholonyane still suspended

BY NATALI IVERSON - JANUARY 7, 2015

Kaizer Chiefs defender, Eric Mathoho, as well as midfielder, Reneilwe Letsholonyane, will not be able to participate in Bafana Bafana’s first 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) match against Algeria due to suspension during the qualifying stages last year.

Mathoho received a yellow card in the 2-2 draw against Nigeria in November while Letsholonyane was sent off the field during the same match after receiving two yellow cards.

Bafana will be facing Algeria at the Estadio de Mongomo stadium in Equatorial Guinea on the 19th of January.

 

Bafana Bafana squad against Algeria:

Goalkeepers: Brilliant Khuzwayo, Darren Keet, Jackson Mabokgwane

Defenders: Siyabonga Nhlapo, Patrick Phungwayo, Anele Ngcongca, Thulani Hlatshwayo, Mulomowandau Mathoho, Rivaldo Coetzee, Thabo Matlaba

Midfielders: Themba Zwane, Andile Jali, Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Bongani Zungu, Thamsanqa Sangweni, Dean Furman, Thuso Phala, Mandla Masango, Oupa Manyisa

Strikers: Bernard Parker, Tokelo Rantie, Bongani Ndulula, Sibusiso Vilakazi

 

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