Mhlongo to start tonight
Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 13:59
Goalkeeper Brighton Mhlongo is set to make his first start for the national team when Bafana Bafana take on Ghana in an international friendly tonight. While teammate Jackson Mabokgwane starts on the bench.
Bafana Bafana Head Coach Shakes Mashaba has announced his starting eleven for his clash against the Black Stars which will take place at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.
Among those selected in the international friendly with Mhlongo; are Abbubaker Mobara, Thabo Matlaba and Oupa Manyisa. Midfielder Mpho Makola, who played in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier encounter against Burkina Faso at the weekend and striker Thamsanqa Gabuza, both start on the bench.
Kick off for this encounter is 19:00
Brighton Mhlongo, Abbubaker Mobara, Isaac Nhlapo, Thulani Hlatshwayo (captain), Thabo Matlaba, Ayanda Patosi, Oupa Manyisa, Dean Furman, May Mahlangu, Eleazar Rodgers, Sibusiso Vilakazi.
Substitutes: Jackson Mabokgwane, Itumeleng Khune, Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Maphosa Modiba, Mpho Makola, Thulani Serero, Mncwango, Thamsanqa Gabuza.