Stuart Baxter announced that Thulani Hlatshwayo will remain the captain of the national side as the prepare to take on Nigeria in the opening match of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
The clash takes place on Saturday, 10 June 2017 at Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo State, Nigeria. Kickoff is at 17h00.
On the 25th of May the new appointed Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter announced his squad which consisted of three Bidvest Wits Players.
Baxer’s men assembled for camp on Sunday, 4 June 2017. There will be two training sessions on today and Tomorrow, before the team jets off on Wednesday, the 7th of June to Uyo State via Lagos.
GOALKEEPERS: Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs), Darren Keet (BidVest Wits), Ronwen Williams (SuperSport United)
DEFENDERS: Ramahlwe Mphahlele (Kaizer Chiefs), Rivaldo Coetzee (Ajax Cape Town), Thulani Hlatshwayo (BidVest Wits), Erick Mathoho (Kaizer Chiefs), Lorenzo Gordinho (Kaizer Chiefs), Abbubaker Mobara (Orlando Pirates), Tebogo Langerman (Mamelodi Sundowns), Sifiso Hlanti (Bidvest Wits)
MIDFIELDERS: Hlompho Kekana (Mamelodi Sundowns), Keagan Dolly (Montpellier, France), Andle Jali (KV Oostende FC, Belgium), Kamohelo Mokotjo (FC Twente, Netherlands), Dean Furman (SuperSport United), Themba Zwane (Mamelodi Sundowns), Bongani Zungu (Vitoria Guimares, Portugal), Aubrey Ngoma (Cape Town City FC)
STRIKERS: Sibusiso Vilakazi (Mamelodi Sundowns), Percy Tau (Mamelodi Sundowns), Lebohang Manyama (Cape Town City FC), Tokelo Rantie (Genclerbirligi FC, Turkey), Thamsanqa Gabuza (Orlando Pirates), Kermit Erasmus (Lens, France)