Soccer / CAN- U-23: South Africa national team arrive in Luanda

Luanda, March 20 (ANGOP) – The South African under-23 national football squad arrived in Luanda, on Wednesday to play against the Angolan national team, the first leg of the second-last round of access to the African Cup of Nations (CAN2019) in Egypt.

Angop has learnt at the “4 de Fevereiro” International Airport, that for the Friday match at 4:00 p.m., at 11 de Novembro Stadium, the Bafana-Bafana (official name of the South African team) brought to Angola a 37-element delegation, including 22 players.

Wednesday at 4:00 p.m., South Africa will be training in the field adjacent to 11 November Stadium.

The Under-23 Africa Cup will take place in Egypt as from 8 to 22 November, 2019.

The African Under-23 Championship will qualify the teams to the 2020 Olympic Games in Japan.

Source: Angola Press News Agency