Moroka Swallows midfielder Lerato ‘Ace’ Chabangu has withdrawn himself from the Bafana Bafana squad, ahead of Tuesday’s international friendly against Zimbabwe.
South Africa will be hosting Zimbabwe at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto, however will have to go into the game with out the services of Chabangu. The attacking midfielder has cited personal reasons for his withdrawal.
Coach Gordon Igesund explained to the Siya crew that Chabangu's legal representative has informed him that the player needs to attend to personal issues, and that the player has been excused from the Bafana camp.
“It is a domestic problem whether with his wife or kids, but it is personal and he is the only player who is not here on those we selected for the Zimbabwe game. All the other players are here and we are ready to play tomorrow,” Igesund concluded.
Bafana face The Warriors at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Tuesday, at 20:30.
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