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Hugo Broos: The full lowdown on the new Bafana Bafana boss

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Hugo Broos, head coach of of Cameroon looks on prior to the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
Hugo Broos, head coach of of Cameroon looks on prior to the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Patriotic South African football fans were left disappointed after Benni McCarthy's name was scratched off the Bafana Bafana head coach candidates' list, in favour of Hugo Broos.

Broos was unveiled as the new Bafana coach on Wednesday.

Non-committal African football fans were left scratching their heads, too, wondering who the 69-year-old Broos is, and what had he done to secure one of the continent's most coveted jobs - despite the team's lowly standing.

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