EXTRA TIME: South Africa reacts to Senegal and the continents failure in World Cup group stage

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When Senegal lost 1-0 to Colombia on Thursday, it meant all five African nations failed to reach the last 16 of the World Cup

Earlier in the group stage Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria and Tunisia also failed to progress.

Senegal's destiny was additionally unexpected in the manner of their exit, going out due to receiving more yellow cards than Japan.

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Here's how the media and the South African football fraternity felt about the hard hand that Africa was dealt.

 

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