The South African Football Association (SAFA) have confirmed that six players have withdrawn from Bafana Bafana’s squad to face Sao Tome and Principe due to “medical reasons”.
South Africa will face Sao Tome and Principe in back-to-back Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in South Africa on the 13th of November 2020 and the 16th of November 2020.
The players are Andile Jali, Thulani Serero, Reeve Frosler, Abubakar Mobara, Thami Mkhize and Thibang Phete.
BREAKING NEWS:— Bafana Bafana (@BafanaBafana) November 8, 2020
Thibang Phete, Thulani Serero, Andile Jali, Reeve Frosler, Thami Mkhize & Abubakar Mobara are all out of the team to play Sao Tome on Friday and Monday due to medical reasons.
Thamsanqa Mkhize and Abbubaker Mobara have been in isolation following a positive COVID-19 test.— Cape Town City FC (@CapeTownCityFC) November 8, 2020
They will miss international duty and we wish them both a speedy recovery 💙#iamCityFC pic.twitter.com/3hic2H4jRq