SA U20s Beat Egypt To Reach Final
South Africa Advance To The U20 COSAFA Final
The South African under 20 team has advanced to the final of the 2017 COSAFA U20 Youth Championships.
Thabo Senong’s side qualified for the final, following their 1-0 win over Egypt today (Thursday). Luvuyo Mkatshana scored the only goal of the match for Mzansi’s youngsters at the Arthur Davies Stadium in Zambia.
“Congratulations to the players for the outstanding performance they displayed today. We are proud of the entire team for their contribution to the tournament. It is now back to the drawing board as we wait to see who we will face in the final this coming Saturday” Coach Senong said as quoted on SAFA’s official website.
How They Lined Up
South African starting XI: Sanele Tshabalala (GK); Sibusiso Mabiliso; Kamohelo Sambo; Kiyaam Bull; Keanu Cupido; Thabani Zuke; Nkosingiphile Ngcobo (Maswangayi 90 +) (c); George Matlou; Sifundo Sibiya; Luvuyo Mkatshana (Modise 71’); Katlego Ntsabeleng (Mbulu 79’)
South Africa substitutions: Renaldo Leaner; Malebogo Modise; Bradley Cross; Patrick Maswanganyi; Happy Mashiane; Katlego Ntsabeleng; Siphumelele Mbulu
Suspended: Khulekani Kubheka; Thendo Mukumela
Injured: Lyle Foster
Egyptian starting XI: Mohamed Daader (GK); Hamada Difalla; Ahmed Ghoneim; Ahmed Elsayed; Mohamed Ahmed; Mohamed Ramadan; Reda Raafat Mohamed; Khaled Moustafa; Mohamed Mahfouz; Abdelrahman Elrayash (C); Hussein Abdelkader
Egypt substitutions: Mostafa Ahmed Shoubir (GK); Mahmoud Abdelghani; Mohamed Riad; Mohamed Youssef (GK); Mohamed Abdelhai; Roshdi Roshdi; Mostafa Elzanary; Mohamed Abouelfetouh; Abdelmoaty Mahmoud