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Official: Bafana Announce Cosafa Cup Captain

Bafana Bafana have announced that Veli Mothwa will captain South Africa at the Cosafa Cup.

Assistant coach Helman Mkhalele will be in charge of Bafana at the tournament, which will take place Gqeberha.

Bafana have been drawn in Group A of the tournament, alongside Botswana, Eswatini and Lesotho.

On Sunday, Bafana announced that AmaZulu goalkeeper Mothwa will wear the captains armband, while Mamelodi Sundowns defender Rushing De Reuk and AmaZulu’s Siyathemba Sithebe will be his deputies.

Mothwa will be Bafana’s second captain of the Hugo Broos era after Ronwen Williams captained the national team against Uganda.

South Africa will kick off the tournament against Botswana on Tuesday.