Register Login Live

PSL

Shakes: Bafana Captaincy Will Rotate

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba briefed members of the media during his squad announcement at the South African Football Association headquarters in Nasrec, Johannesburg that the Bafana Captain’s armband will rotate among identified players, instead of it resting on a single player.

Interested in our players abroad? Get the latest news on their careers by clicking here

After announcing his 26 man squad which will play Congo Brazzaville in the 2015 CAF AFCON qualifiers both away and at home on the 11 October and 15 October respectively, the South African mentor declared that the captain’s armband will not be worn by just one player, but will be worn by deserving players who are capable of leading the team.

“We are trying to build complete players. We are consistently monitoring our players closely and identifying players who can lead, if we are going to rely on one player to be the Captain than that will give us problems. I have mentioned the criteria we use when we select the Captain,” said Mashaba.

Even when questioned if this policy will remain in effect upon the return of Itumeleng Khune, the South African mentor confidently declared yes.

“Yes even when Khune is back we will still rotate the armband,” expressed Mashaba.  

Check out the latest shows on SLTV, click here!

Bafana Bafana will travel to the Pointe Noire Stadium in Congo on 11 October and return to South Africa on the 12th to take on Congo at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on the 15th of October. The match will begin at 20h05.  

nextarticle

Why Yeye Is Back In Bafana – Stats

501 comments

Top 5

Mogaila And 4 Others Linked With A Move To Chiefs?

17 Jan 25, 2020 03:15 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

UEFA Announce 2019 Team Of The Year, Salah Snubbed

14 Jan 15, 2020 02:46 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Highlands Set Record Straight On Rulani Talk!

37 Jan 24, 2020 01:52 PM in PSL

The 10 Richest Clubs In The World Revealed

17 Jan 14, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Gallery: Sundowns' Preparations In Angola

15 Jan 24, 2020 12:17 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Bold New R4m Bentley For Bafana Star

4 Jan 24, 2020 11:00 AM in Show Me The Money

Eight Deals At Chiefs? - Talks Open Up At Naturena

103 Jan 21, 2020 02:25 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

How Downs Were Second Best In Musona Race

40 Jan 20, 2020 07:59 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The 10 Longest Unbeaten Runs In EPL History

4 Jan 23, 2020 08:03 PM in English Premier League

Motupa Breaks Silence On Downs Interest

70 Jan 23, 2020 03:38 PM in PSL

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

28 Nov 24, 2019 07:17 PM in World News

Behind The Scenes: Details Of Pirates Defender’s Move…

7 Jan 24, 2020 08:09 AM in Orlando Pirates

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

29 Nov 03, 2019 10:21 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Amakhosi Star Opens Up On Chiefs Award

2 Jan 24, 2020 10:01 AM in Kaizer Chiefs