'Bafana needs six point and nothing less to get to Russia'

Bafana Bafana will be going head-to-head with Senegal at Peter Mokaba stadium in Polokwane on Friday.

EWN Sports reporter Marc Lewis says all Bafana needs is six points to get them to Russia and nothing less.

We must win today and win on Tuesday and only then we get to Russia.

Marc Lewis, EWN sports reporter

Lewis spoke about Thulani Serero who has asked to be excused from Friday's game if he is not guaranteed playing time on the field.

This is not the first time that Serero has done this. It is very frustrating becasue he is a very talented footballer and I would love to him play for Bafana but somehow there seems to be issues

Marc Lewis, EWN sports reporter

He is now putting pressure on Stewart Baxter, saying he must know whether he is going to be in starting line up or not.

Marc Lewis, EWN sports reporter

Lewis predicts that Bafana will score 2-1 against Senegal and the Springboks will lose by 5. The Boks face Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

To hear the rest of the conversation, listen below:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : 'Bafana needs six point and nothing less to get to Russia'


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