Ivory Coast defeated the South African national team in the African Cup of Nations on Monday evening.
(Photo, Percy Tau and Themba Zwane, Picture, Supplied)
Report – Bafana Bafana were defeated by Ivory Coast in their first match of the African Cup of Nations 2019 in Al Salam Stadium, Cairo.
Jonathan Kodjia scored the South African side on the 63′ minutes; a goal that won the day. The match ended in 1:0.
Ivory Coast and Morroco are currently leading Group D with 3 points each, with Bafana Bafana and Namibia both at the bottom with equal null points. Bafana will be looking to make a comeback on their next match against Namibia on the 28 June at Al Salam Stadium.
Starting 11: Ronwen Williams, Sfiso Hlanti, Buhle Mkhwanazi, Thulani Hlatshwayo (c), Thami Mkhize, Kamohelo Mokotjo, Dean Furman, Lebo Maboe, Themba Zwane, Percy Tau, Lebo Mothiba.