Three Kaizer Chiefs players have been selected by coach Stuart Baxter to start against Zambia in Saturday afternoon’s first leg of the 2018 Chan qualifier.
They are goalkeeper Bruce Bvuma, who will earn his second cap, midfielder Dumsani Zuma and striker Ryan Moon, who scored twice in his two caps for the South African national team.
A fourth Glamour Boy, Wiseman Meyiwa, who joined the Bafana camp as a replacement, will be on the bench.
South Africa and Zambia meet this Saturday afternoon, 12 August 2017, at East London’s Buffalo City Stadium (kick-off is at 15:00).
South Africa’s starting line-up: Bruce Bvuma (goalkeeper), Asavela Mbekile, Tercious Malepe, Mario Booysen (captain), Sandile Mthethwa, Sibusiso Kumalo, Jabulani Shongwe, Jamie Webber, Ryan Moon, Dumsani Zuma, Gift Motupa
Subs: Steven Hoffman (goalkeeper), Menzi Masuku, Siphelele Ntshangase, Linda Mntambo, Wiseman Meyiwa, Thato Lingwati, Masilake Phohlongo