Hugo Broos backs Bafana Bafana to qualify for 2026 FIFA World Cup

Bafana Bafana head coach Hugo Broos is positive that South Africa will top Group C in the 2026 FIFA World Cup African qualifiers.

South Africa were drawn with Nigeria, Benin, Zimbabwe, Rwanda and Lesotho in Group C.

The winners of each Group will automatically qualify for the 2026 FIFA World Cup to be hosted in United States, Mexico and Canada.

“The away games will be very important in a group like ours, but now a little bit more because we have five difficult away games for different reasons,” Broos told the

“I think it is possible for South Africa to qualify for the 2026 Fifa World Cup first in the group.

“If you see the progress, we have made in the last two years, you cannot compare those qualifiers [for the 2026 World Cup] with the qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. We are better now; we have a better team now. So, I am confident.”

2026 FIFA World Cup African Qualifiers Full Draw:

Group A: Egypt, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia, Djibouti

Group B: Senegal, Congo DR, Mauritania, Togo, Sudan, South Sudan

Group C: Nigeria, South Africa, Benin, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Lesotho

Group D: Cameroon, Cape Verde, Angola, Libya, Eswatini, Mauritius

Group E: Morocco, Zambia, Congo, Tanzania, Niger, Eritrea

Group F: Ivory Coast, Gabon, Kenya, The Gambia, Burundi, Seychelles

Group G: Algeria, Guinea, Uganda, Mozambique, Botswana, Somalia

Group H: Tunisia, Equatorial Guinea, Namibia, Malawi, Liberia, Sao Tome And Principe

Group I: Mali, Ghana, Madagascar, Central African Republic, Comoros, Chad

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