Shakes Mashaba announced the 2015 Afcon Preliminary squad

Shakes Mashaba announced the 2015 African Cup of Nations Preliminary squad for the South African Senior Men’s National Team (Bafana Bafana) who are placed in Group C with Ghana, Algeria and Senegal. Google+

Shakes Mashaba 2015 AfconThe 2015 African Cup of Nations, which was originally set to take place in Morocco until that country pulled out in the wake of the Ebola Virus Outbreak, is now schedule to get underway on January 17, 2015 in Equatorial Guinea.

Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba named a 34-man squad which will eventually be trimmed down to a 23-man squad.

That 23-man squad will travel to Equatorial Guinea where the will play their tournament opener on January 19, 2015 against Algeria atĀ Mongomo Stadium (Estadio de Mongomo) in the town Mongomo in Wele-Nzas Province in mainland Equatorial Guinea.

Some of the notable exclusions include the striking duo from the struggling Soweto giants Orlando Pirates, Lehlohonolo Majoro and Kermit Erasmus; and the injury sidelined goalkeeper from theĀ  2014/15 Absa Premiership high-flyers Kaizer Chiefs, Itumeleng Khune.

The named squad is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Darren Keet, Jackson Mabokgwane, Siyabonga Mpontshane, Brilliant Khuzwayo.

Defenders: Siyabonga Nhlapo, Patrick Phungwayo, Anele Ngconcga, Ntsikelelo Nyauza, Kwanda Mngonyama, Thulani Hlatshwayo, Mulomowandau Mathoho, Rivaldo Coetzee, Thabo Matlaba, Mzikayise Mashaba.

Midfielders: Themba Zwane, Andile Jali, Asavele Mbekile, Vuyisile Wana, Jabulani Shongwe, Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Bongani Zungu, Thamsanqa Sangweni, Dean Furman, Sibusiso Vilakazi, Oupa Manyisa, Mondi Cele, Mandla Masango, Thulani Serero, Thuso Phala.

Strikers: Ayanda Patosi, Bernard Parker, David Zulu, Tokelo Rantie, Bongani Ndulula.

 

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