At last Sphephelo "Yaya Toure" Sithole has made the 24 men squad toface Zimbabwe and Ghana in the 2022 FIFA world cup qualifiers next week as reported on www.news24.com. The AS Belenenses SAD central defensive midfielder has been in a good form in Portugal going toe on toe against the likes of FC Porto, Benfica and champions Sporting Lisbon.
Themba Zwane netted twice for Mamelodi Sundowns, who drew 2-2 with AS Maniema Union of Democratic Republic of Congo in their CAF Champions League second preliminary round first-leg clash on Sunday afternoon. Veteran Defender Mosa Lebusa returned back to action from injury to make the starting line-up while Khuliso Mudau, Rivaldo Coetzee and Brian Onyango were also handed their re-calls to the first team.
Bafana head coach Hugo Broos has had some special praise for Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Mothobi Mvala following his recent displays on the field of play. The 69 year old was impressed with what he saw in Mothobi Mvala, and says he is a very salient player in his squad.
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Mamelodi Sundowns co-mentor Rulani Mokwena has given understanding into the difficulties going into the CAF Champions League following worldwide matches were played. The 2016 bosses open their mainland club rivalry crusade with a conflict away from home against Congolese outfit Maniema Union on Sunday, only a couple of days after a portion of their players get back from worldwide obligation.
Please don't forget to like, comment and follow me for more daily news! There are many players that were expected to be part of the Bafana Bafana squad this Thursday but they were ruled out in the final stages due to injuries and suspensions. Many people were very upset when Stuart Baxter announced that Sfiso Hlanti sustained an injury in training as he was much needed in the Soweto derby.
Mamelodi Sundowns precluded three central participants from their away outing to Golden Arrows on Wednesday night as alert, the Siya team gets it. The club affirmed preceding their DStv Premiership match against the KwaZulu-Natal outfit that Lebo Maboe, Rushine De Reuck, Devine Lunga and Mothobi Mvala were not accessible – yet there was no clarification for the shortfall of Grant Kekana, Rivaldo Coetzee and Lyle Lakay, who are regulars in the firing line up.
Mamelodi Sundowns co-coach Rulani Mokwena has expressed his unhappiness towards Bafana Bafana after some of the club's players returned from the national duty in less than ideal condition. The Brazilians played to a 2-2 draw yesterday against AS Maniema in their CAF Champions League opener. Speaking after the game Mokwena said they have encountered some problems with their players after returning from the last two Bafana camps and has called for a better communication from Bafana.
Mamelodi Sundowns confirmed before their DStv Premiership match against the KwaZulu-Natal outfit that Lebo Maboe, Rushine De Reuck, Devine Lunga and Mothobi Mvala were not available – however there was no clarification for the shortfall of Grant Kekana, Rivaldo Coetzee and Lyle Lakay, who are regulars in the firing line up.
Hugo Broos says Victor Letsoalo will miss the Zimbabwe tie through suspension. Broos was forced to make changes to his squad after they were hit with injuries. Sfiso Hlanti and Mothobi Mvala were already sidelined before they confirmed that Jesse Donn will replace Yusuf Maart, who picked up a knee injury.
Ngcobo highlighted for Bafana in midfield in their 1-0 achievement over Ethiopia, uprooting the hurt Mothobi Mvala. Hugo Broos said after the game that his side battled in midfield, however Baxter destroyed cases that Ngcobo had an awful game. "I couldn't have a pearl ball so I don't say whether we will have wounds or close," he let writers in on when asked where he'll play the 27-year-old after his show for Bafana.
Hugo Broos I will now no longer touch upon the comments of Mr. [Rhulani] Mokwena. I'm very amazed through his comments, you do not try this withinside the media, truly with regards to a colleague. If Mr. Mokwena is frustrated, he can take the telecellsmartphone and contact me and ask a few causes however you don’t do it through the media.
Mamelodi Sundowns co-coach Rhulani Mokwena could cause strains in the relationship between Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana and in general the big teams following his recent comments. Sundowns started their journey in this season's CAF Champions League in the second preliminary round, where they travelled to Democratic Republic of Congo to face AS Maniema Union, in the first-leg.
Ngcobo featured for Bafana in midfield of their 1-0 accomplishment over Ethiopia, displacing the harm Mothobi Mvala. Hugo Broos stated after the sport that his aspect struggled in midfield, however Baxter ruined instances that Ngcobo had a terrible game. "I became not able to have a pearl ball so I do not say whether or not we can have wounds or close," he allow columnists in on while requested wherein he will play the 27-year-antique after his display for Bafana.
Hugo Broos I won't remark on the comments of Mr. [Rhulani] Mokwena. I'm exceptionally astounded by his remarks, you don't do that in the media, unquestionably with regards to a partner. On the off chance that Mr. Mokwena is disappointed, he can take the telephone and call me and ask a few clarifications yet you don't do it by means of the media.
War of words between SAFA's chief medical doctor Thulani Ngwenya and Sundowns' coach Rhulani Mokwena
South Africa Football Association chief medical doctor came out guns blazing, in response to what Mamelodi Sundowns' co-coach Rhulani Mokwena said, regarding the fitness of players returning from national duties. Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rhulani Mokwena complained about their players often returning from national squad unfit, either injured or fatigued.
Mamelodi Sundowns' co-coach Rhulani Mokoena has thrown shades at Bafana Bafana set-up as he laments that their players who were part of the national team set up return to Chloorkop with injuries after playing their part in the national team, he feel it is disappointing since the national team does not even report about their player's injuries, they don't even give them their program.
Mothobi Mvala of Sundowns during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between South Africa and Ghana at FNB Stadium. Image: Veli Nhlapo After some of the club's important players returned with injuries or weary from recent national team camps, Sundowns co-coach Rulani Mokwena expressed his growing frustration to the Bafana coaching team and medical department.
Mamelodi Sundowns disregarded 3 key gamers from their away journey to Golden Arrows on Wednesday night time as warning, the Siya group understands. The membership showed previous to their DStv Premiership in shape towards the KwaZulu-Natal outfit that Lebo Maboe, Rushine De Reuck, Devine Lunga and Mothobi Mvala have been now no longer available – however there has been no reason for the absence of Grant Kekana, Rivaldo Coetzee and Lyle Lakay, who're regulars withinside the beginning line-up.