Bafana Bafana likely to rely on individual brilliance rather than team effort against Sao Tome

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Talented attacker Percy Tau is expected to cause trouble to Sao Tome for Bafana Bafana in Durban on Friday.
Talented attacker Percy Tau is expected to cause trouble to Sao Tome for Bafana Bafana in Durban on Friday.
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For reasons that include some uncomfortable truths, Bafana Bafana might have to settle on positive individual interjections rather than a fluent team effort to get past minnows Sao Tome at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Friday evening.

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Preparations for this third assignment in the Afcon 2021 qualifying competition have been so unsmooth that Molefi Ntseki must have felt during the week that the football gods were against him, especially after seven players had to be ruled out for medical reasons right at the start of the training camp.

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