Afcon draw favours Bafana

2012-10-25 00:00

AFTER the speeches were done and ministers from just about everywhere were made to feel welcome, South Africa learnt that Bafana Bafana will play the Cape Verde Islands in their first 2013 Africa Cup of Nations fixture at Soccer City on January 19.

Cape Verde will be making their first appearance at an Afcon tournament, but the Blue Sharks are ranked 25 places higher than Bafana (76th) in the Fifa world rankings, which suggests that they will be no pushover. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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