Ramahlwe ‘Rama’ Mphahlele will start for Bafana Bafana in Tuesday night’s match against Cape Verde. This 2018 World Cup qualifier will take place at Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium (kick-off at 19:00).
South Africa lost the away game against Cape Verde 2-1 in Praia on Friday.
Erick Mathoho will miss tonight’s clash, due to the red-card he received in Friday’s encounter. The lanky Kaizer Chiefs defender is therefore suspended.
Itumeleng Khune had to withdraw from the squad for both matches because of a chest infection.
Bafana Bafana: Sandilands (G); Mphahlele, Gould, Hlatshwayo, Hlanti; Furman, Kekana, Zwane, Dolly; Grobler, Rantie.
Subs: Pieterse, Williams, Daniels, Langerman, Mobara, Claasen, Serero, Mokotjo, Jali, Zungu, Manyama, Tau, Erasmus