Coach Shakes Mashaba has made four changes to the Bafana Bafana lineup ahead of their Nelson Mandela Challenge against Egypt on Tuesday.
South Africa will welcome the Pharaohs to the Orlando Stadium when the two side’s meet in the 22nd edition of the annual tournament, reports Safa.net.
Mashaba will continue with Itumeleng Khune in goals, while Clayton Daniels will replace Ramahlwe Mphahlele in central defence alongside captain Thulani Hlatshwayo.
Defenders Tebogo Langerman and Abbubaker Mobara retain their positions at left back and right back respectively.
Dean Furman returns to the starting line-up after starting from the bench against Mauritania as he replaces Hlompho Kekana. Mandla Masango has also been
Mandla Masango starts ahead of Maphosa Modiba with Andile Jali and Mpho Makola in the midfield.
Keagan Dolly has recovered from his hamstring injury and will replace Sibusiso Vilakazi while Thamsanqa Gabuza starts as a lone striker up front for South Africa.
South Africa XI vs Egypt:
Itumeleng Khune, Abbubaker Mobara, Tebogo Langerman, Clayton Daniels, Thulani Hlatshwayo, Andile Jali, Dean Furman, Mpho Makola, Mandla Masango, Keagan Dolly, Thamsanqa Gabuza.
Jackson Mabokgwane, Riyaad Pieterse, Tokelo Rantie, Gift Motupa, Sifiso Hlanti, Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Hlompho Kekana, Maphosa Modiba, Sibusiso Vilakazi, Diamond Thopola, Deolin Mekoa, Thapelo Morena
Image: Safa website