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We are the group that will take Bafana Bafana to the World Cup: Mokoena

Hugo Broos’s new generation of young Bafana stars is brimming with confidence

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Such is the growing confidence in the Bafana Bafana camp that midfielder Teboho Mokoena’s assertion that the current generation of players could take the team to the World Cup will have a far more receptive audience than would have been the case a few months ago.

Mokoena may be getting a little bit ahead of himself, but the reality is the ranks of those who would have furiously objected to his view will have shrunk considerably, after Bafana comfortably beat Ethiopia 3-1 in a 2022 World Cup qualifier at Bahir Dar Stadium on Saturday afternoon. 

Bafana have not made an appearance at the World Cup since hosting the global showpiece a little more than 11 years ago, but Mokoena believes this depressing statistic could change in the coming months. ..

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