Register Login Scores

Get Published

Where Will The Goals Come From?

The goalscoring problem is ubiquitous in South African football, from the lower divisions right up to the elite league, strikers fail to consistently find the back of the net. And, consequently the national team lacks prolific strikers.

In Bafana Bafana's 24 year existence, only Benni McCarthy has managed to bag a hat-trick in the senior national team colours. This says a lot about the ability or lack thereof of our strikers. With Bafana Bafana taking on Cameroon this weekend, their strike force is powder puff

. The only on-form player, Dino Ndlovu is out injured leaving the benchwarmers at club level, Tokelo Rantie and Thamsanqa Gabuza with the task of scoring goals. Ajax Cape Town striker, Prince Nxumalo, is showing a lot of potential but his lack of international experience could count against him.

So who will get the goals for Bafana Bafana in this do-or-die clash? Perhaps the midfielders will have to come to the party and bail out the usually profligate strikers. With Bafana thin upfront Shakes Mashaba may opt to play one striker in a 4-5-1 formation.

With that said, who you think is capable of getting the goals for Bafana against the indomitable lions of Cameroon?

*This article was written by a Soccer Laduma reader and reflects their opinion, not that of Soccer Laduma.

Bafana Depart For Cameroon

Qalinge Reveals Which PSL Players He Likes Watching


Top 5

The World's 10 Highest-Paid Football Stars Today

3 Sep 14, 2020 08:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Hunt Confirms New Role For Chiefs Defender

37 Oct 19, 2020 12:19 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

25 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Tyson, Jele Armband Dilemma Explained

41 Oct 19, 2020 01:52 PM in Orlando Pirates

Conflicting Information On Mido’s Downs Exit Talk

138 Oct 16, 2020 03:43 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Reports: Barca Star Wants Out Because Of Messi

18 Oct 16, 2020 08:00 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Hunt Singles Out Chiefs' Young Stars After Debut Win

60 Oct 18, 2020 06:00 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Mngqithi: Sundowns’ New Signings Not Guaranteed To Stay

103 Oct 16, 2020 12:13 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

8 Downs Signings Miss Out On Debuts

57 Oct 19, 2020 05:00 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

11 May 20, 2020 08:32 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Shabba Opens Up About His Top-Flight Return

23 Oct 19, 2020 06:11 PM in PSL