Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki his named his troops for 2021 AFCON Qualifiers against Sao Tome & Principe this month.
Ntseki’s side currently sit second on Group C after a 2-0 loss to Ghana and 1-0 victory over Sudan on matchday one. For matchday two and three, Ntseki has named several surprise names including Itumeleng Khune, Thabo Matlaba and George Maluleka.
- Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs), Ronwen Williams (SSport Utd), Brendon Peterson (Bidvest Wits)
- Erick Mathoho, Reeve Frosler (Chiefs), Buhle Mkhwanazi, Thulani Hlatshwayo, S'fiso Hlanti (Wits), Gladwyn Shitolo (Golden Arrows), Innocent Maela (Orlando Pirates), Mosa Lebusa (Sundowns), Thabo Matlaba (Black Leopards)
- Andile Jali, Themba Zwane (Downs), George Maluleke, Lebogang Manyama (Chiefs), Dean Furman, Teboho Mokoena (SS), Lebogang Phiri (Guigamp), Thembinkosi Lorch (Pirates), Percy Tau (Club Brugge), Thulani Serero (Al Jazira)
- Lebo Mothiba (Strasbourg), Bradley Grobler (Supersport United), Thabiso Kutumela (Maritzburg United).
Bafana will host the Islanders on Friday 27 March before heading to West Africa for Tuesday 31 March.