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2019 Schedule
1-0-0, 2nd in African Nations Cup Qualifying
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4dNick Said, KweséESPN

Senegal vs. South Africa player ratings

Who stood out as Senegal snatched a last-gasp win over South Africa to end their 2018 World Cup qualification campaign on a high?

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4dNick Said, KweséESPN

Mbodji grabs late winner to sink South Africa

Kara Mbodji scored a late winner as Senegal sealed a 2-1 victory over South Africa in Dakar to absolutely confirm their World Cup qualification.

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8dNick Said, KweséESPN

Baxter sees progress despite Bafana failure

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter believes his side are progressing despite their failure to reach the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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8dKweséESPN Reporter

Senegal book place at World Cup finals

Senegal became the third African country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup by defeating South Africa 2-0 on Friday.

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9dNick Said, KweséESPN

Desperate Bafana endure week of hell

Stuart Baxter would have been hoping for a smooth build-up to two of the biggest matches in Bafana's history, but it's been anything but...

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15dNick Said, KweséESPN

Soweto giants continue search for silverware

South Africa's ailing Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates continue their long quest for silverware in the Telkom Knockout this weekend.

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45dNick Said, KweséESPN

Five things Stuart Baxter needs to fix with Bafana

South Africa face a must-win World Cup qualifier against Burkina Faso - here are five things that need to change if they are to get the three points.

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47dKweséESPN reporter

Injury woes mount for Bafana Bafana

South Africa's injury concerns ahead of the showdown with Burkina Faso shows no signs of abating, with captain Thulani Hlatshwayo the latest ruled out

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55dKweséESPN staff

Celtic hang on for another draw

Chippa United secured their third successive League draw as they held Bloemfontein Celtic to a stalemate at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Sunday.

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59dMark Ogden

Mane backs South Africa-Senegal replay

Sadio Mane has told ESPN FC that he backs FIFA's decision to restage Senegal's World Cup qualifier against South Africa.

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59dNick Said, KweséESPN

Baxter hoping Khune brings the magic

Stuart Baxter has made a number of changes for South Africa's must-win World Cup qualifier against Burkina Faso, including the return of Itu Khune.

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60dKweséESPN staff

Mahlambi, Ndlovu back in Bafana fold

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter has named his squad to face Burkina Faso in a must-win 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier on October 7.

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60dAssociated Press

Burkina Faso challenge FIFA's replay order

The Burkina Faso Football Federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.