The belief in Bafana Bafana's ability to win the Africa Cup of Nations on home soil seems to be developing in the country, as Goal.com South Africa readers feel that the national side have a good chance of becoming champions of Africa.
In a recent poll conducted by Goal.com, 42 percent of voters chose Bafana Bafana as their winners of Afcon 2013.The national side side garnered the majority of the votes with perennial tournament favourites Ivory Coast coming a distant second with 20 percent of the vote.
Nigeria edged third with 18 percent and Ghana trailed them in fourth with only 12 percent.
Defending champions Zambia only received 8 percent of the vote and will be hoping to prove the pundits wrong once again.
Bafana Bafana will want to capitalise on their home support when their tournament kicks off against Cape Verde Islands on January the 19th.