SAFA has confirmed has that goalkeeper Brandon Petersen and defender Thamsanqa Mkhize has been withdrawn from the Bafana Bafana squad that will face Mali in the 2019 Nelson Mandela Challenge scheduled for Sunday, 13th of October 2019.
Ricardo Goss of Bidvest Wits and Bloemfotein Celtics have been called up to replace the injured duo.
The annual match is scheduled to take place at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
Kickoff is at 15:00.
And this will be Molefi Ntseki's first match since appointed head coach of Bafana Bafana.