Bafana Bafana’s international friendly with Zambia has been called off due to the ‘prevailing security situation in South Africa.’
Molefi Ntseki was due to begin his reign in Lusaka on Saturday afternoon, but the The Football Association of Zambia has decided to call off the fixture.
“The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) regrets to inform members of the public that the international friendly match between Zambia and South Africa that was scheduled for National Heroes Stadium on Saturday, 7 September 2019 has been called off in view of the prevailing security concerns in South Africa.
“FAZ General Secretary Adrian Kashala has relayed the message to the South African Football Association (SAFA) about the decision, ” FAZ statement read, according to SAFA’s website.
The South African Football Association has also confirmed that they are working on getting a new opponent from the COSAFA region.