Bafana qualify for 2019 AFCON after famous Libya victory

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Cape City – Bafana Bafana have certified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Libya of their ultimate qualification match on the Stade Taïeb Mhiri stadium in Sfax, Tunisia on Sunday.

Because it occurred: Libya 1-2 South Africa

Needing solely to attract with a view to progress to the finals, Stuart Baxter’s aspect took a 50th minute lead by way of Percy Tau.

Nonetheless, Ahmad Benali transformed a penalty within the 66th minute to present South African followers an anxious closing 24 minutes of play.

Tau eased their fears, nonetheless, along with his second of the match within the 69th minute as Bafana held on to safe a well-known 2-1 victory.

When all was mentioned and achieved, Bafana certified second behind Nigeria in Group E and can take their place within the newly 24-team match to be performed in Egypt between June 21 and July 19.

In the meantime, the draw for the match will happen on Friday, April 12.



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