Wednesday, 21 August 2019 18:57

Bafana Bafana to play Zambia in an international friendly.

South Africa will play Zambia at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka on the, 7th of September 2019 in an friendly international match.

The match will kick off at 15h00.

SAFA Acting CEO Russell Paul confirmed that the two countries had sealed the agreement regarding the upcoming friendly international match.

The match against Zambia will be part of the preparations of the AFCON qualifiers which commences in November with the visit to Ghana before hosting Sudan later in the same month.

South Africa are in Group C together with Ghana, Sudan and the winner of the preliminary round encounter between Mauritius and Sao Tome e Principe.

The next AFCON is scheduled for Cameroon in 2021 and two teams from each group qualifies for the continent’s premier tournament.