Bafana Bafana head coach Hugo Broos has named his 23-man final squad to face Eswatini and Ivory Coast in friendly matches in October.
South Africa will host Eswatini on the 13th of October 2023 and then travel to West Africa to face Ivory Coast on the 17th of October 2023.
Broos’ charges will take part in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations finals to be played in Ivory Coast between January 2024 and February 2024.
Bafana Bafana Squad:
Goalkeepers: Ronwen Williams (Mamelodi Sundowns), Veli Mothwa (AmaZulu FC), Ricardo Goss (SuperSport United).
Defenders: Nyiko Mobbie (Sekhukhune United), Khuliso Mudua, Aubrey Modiba, Grant Kekana, Mothobi Mvala (all Mamelodi Sundowns), Nkosinathi Sibisi, Paseka Mako (both Orlando Pirates), Siyanda Xulu (SuperSport United).
Midfielders: Njabulo Blom (St Louis City, USA), Sphephelo SIthole (Belenenses, Portugal), Teboho Mokoena (Mamelodi Sundowns), Sibongiseni Mthethwa (Kaizer Chiefs).
Forwards: Monnapule Saleng, Zakhele Lepasa (both Orlando Pirates), Themba Zwane (Mamelodi Sundowns), Mihlali Mayambela (Aris Limassol, Cyprus), Lyle Foster (Burnley FC, England), Bongokuhle Hlongwane (Minnesota, USA), Percy Tau (Al Ahly, Egypt), Lebo Mothiba (Strasbourg, France).