My Take | The state of Bafana reveals a much deeper crisis for the game in SA

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Safa President Danny Jordaan with Bafana Bafana players. Picture: Gallo Images
Safa President Danny Jordaan with Bafana Bafana players. Picture: Gallo Images

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For a lot of people, Bafana Bafana’s failure to qualify for the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Cameroon represented a catastrophic event.

The truth, however, is that this is simply a symptom of a deep-seated problem that is further-reaching than just one national team failing to qualify for a major tournament.

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