Bafana Group Standings Updated
Bafana Bafana have defended their lead at the top of Group G but Ghana remained hot on their heels.
South Africa beat Ethiopia 3-1 away from home to collect the important win away from which Hugo Broos has been asking for.
The victory took South Africa to seven points from three games in Group G, while Ethiopia remained on three points.
Ghana, meanwhile, beat Zimbabwe 3-1 in the late kick-off in Group G. As a consequence, the Black Stars moved to six points.
The Warriors remain at the bottom of the log with just one point so far.
Bafana will host Ethiopia at home on Tuesday, when they could take their points tally to 10 points after just four games.