Baxter names Bafana starting line-up to face Ivory Coast

Ronwen Williams (Gallo)
Ronwen Williams (Gallo)

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has named his starting line-up to face the Ivory Coast in their opening Group D fixture of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, at the Al Salam Stadium on Monday.

LIVE: Bafana Bafana v Ivory Coast

SuperSport United's Ronwen Williams gets the nod in goal with Bidvest Wits defender Thulani Hlatshwayo named as captain against the Elephants.

In-form Mamelodi Sundowns attacker Legogang Maboe is also is set to start at the expense of Thulani Serero.

Kick-off is at 16:30.

Bafana Bafana starting XI:

Ronwen Williams, Sifiso Hlanti, Buhle Mkhwanazi, Thulani Hlatshwayo (captain), Thami Mkhize, Kamohelo Mokotjo, Dean Furman, Lebo Maboe, Themba Zwane, Percy Tau, Lebo Mothiba

Substitutes: Darren Keet, Bruce Bvuma, Innocent Maela, Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Daniel Cardoso, Hlompho Kekana, Tiyani Mabunda, Bongani Zungu, Thulani Serero, Thembinkosi Lorch, Lars Veldwijk, Sbusiso Vilakazi

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