Missed goal-scoring opportunities, a poor artificial pitch and terrible officiating by match officials are some of the factors that saw Bafana Bafana play out to a 0-0 draw with Seychelles, according to coach Stuart Baxter.
Stuart Baxter will be hoping for a repeat performance from Bafana Bafana against Seychelles, but the former Kaizer Chiefs coach admits that the artificial pitch at the Stade Linte could provide a new challenge.
After a disappointing 0-0 home draw against Libya last time out, Bafana Bafana will face off against minnows Seychelles where there will be no excuses for failure to pick up 6 points over the double-header, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
The FNB stadium has been confirmed as the venue for Bafana Bafana’s final two home African Cup of Nations qualifiers, against the Seychelles and Nigeria.
Chelsea defender Victor Moses has announced his retirement from international football after playing for Nigeria for six years.
Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel has revealed he played in his country’s World Cup clash with Argentina knowing that his father had been kidnapped.
Sergio Aguero has omitted the Argentina management staff from a thank you message posted on Instagram on Monday.
Argentina defender Federico Fazio believes Lionel Messi and his team showed a different attitude in their win over Nigeria.
Following a below-par performance in Russia, for the first time in 32 years, the World Cup last 16 will not feature an African team, writes MARSHALL GOUTS.
Argentina great Diego Maradona insisted he was ‘fine’ after needing medical treatment in the wake of his nation’s win over Nigeria.