Hugo Broos names replacement for injured Kaizer Chiefs star – BREAKING



Bafana Bafana coach Hugo Broos has called up AmaZulu defender Tercious Malepe as a replacement for injured Kaizer Chiefs’ left-back S’fiso Hlanti.

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Hlanti’s torn Achilles tendon injury saw him withdraw from consideration for Amakhosi’s squad for Saturday’s Soweto derby.

The 31-year-old’s injury is reportedly so severe that he could be sidelined for “months” according to reports.

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Bafana Bafana are scheduled to play their next 2022 Soccer World Cup qualifier on Thursday, 11 November at 21:00 at the FNB Stadium before heading off to Ghana to face the Black Stars on Sunday, 14 November (also at 21:00).

Bafana Bafana currently lead Group G with 10 points after four matches with Ghana a point behind.

Ethiopia and Zimbabwe have both been eliminated from contention.

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Only the 10 group winners will progress to the next phase of qualifying which will ultimately determine the five countries to represent Africa at next year’s tournament in Qatar.



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