Bafana Bafana squad announced for Nigeria clash

Gordon Igesund has announced his squad for the Nelson Mandela Challenge match against Nigeria, including six Orlando Pirates players
The Bafana Bafana squad which will play Nigeria in the Nelson Mandela Challenge on August the 14th has been unveiled by coach Gordon Igesund.

Igesund has brought back Orlando Pirates midfielder Andile Jali into the national set-up and five other Buccaneer's players have also been included.

However, Igesund will need to wait for confirmation on whether or not Roger de Sa will release his players, due to the Buccaneer's Caf Champions League match against Zamalek three days after the clash against the Super Eagles.

South Africa will face a strong Nigerian squad in Durban, which includes the likes of Chelsea's John Obi Mikel and Victor Moses, Spartak Moskow's Emmanuel Emenike and Africa Cup of Nations hero Sunday Mba.

Following their showdown against Nigeria, South Africa will play Burkina Faso on August 17th during the Nelson Mandela Sports day.  

The squad is as follows:

Name Club
Itumeleng Khune Kaizer Chiefs
Wayne Sandilands
Mamelodi Sundowns
Senzo Meyiwa Orlando Pirates
Anele Ngcongca Racing Genk, Belgium
Thabo Nthethe Bloemfontein Celtic
Erick Mathoho Kaizer Chiefs
Thabo Matlaba Orlando Pirates
Siboniso Gaxa Kaizer Chiefs
Bevan Fransman
SuperSport United
Tsepo Masilela Kaizer Chiefs
Innocent Mdledle
SuperSport United
Tshepo Gumede Platinum Stars
Buhle Mkhwanazi Pretoria University
Dean Furman Oldham Athletic, England
Reneilwe Letsholonyane Kaizer Chiefs
Siphiwe Tshabalala Kaizer Chiefs
Daine Klate Orlando Pirates
Thandani Nthsumayelo
Orlando Pirates
Grant Kekana
Mamelodi Sundowns
Thuso Phala
Platinum Stars
Bongani Zungu Mamelodi Sundowns
Andile Jali Orlando Pirates
Oupa Manyisa Orlando Pirates
Lerato Chabangu Moroka Swallows

Bernard Parker
Kaizer Chiefs
Legobang Manyama Ajax Cape Town
Tokelo Rantie
Malmo, Sweden
Luyolo Nomandela Free State Stars