AFCON 2019: Bafana Bafana to Host Nigeria At FBN Stadium November 17

The South Africa Football Association has confirmed the use of the magnificent FNB Stadium, Johannesburg for the Bafana Bafana to host the Super Eagles of Nigeria in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matchday-five encounter on November 17.

SAFA put up the statement on their official website on Thursday, and the match has also been scheduled for 3pm local time

The Bafana Bafana last played at the venue almost a year ago when they thrashed Burkina Faso 3-1 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

Before the match against the Super Eagles, Stuart Baxter’s men will host Seychelles at the same venue in a 2019 AFCON matchday-four encounter on October 13.

The Bafana Bafana defeated the Super Eagles 2-0 on matchday-one at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo in June 2017.

South Africa sit in the second position in Group E with four points from two matches, while Nigeria occupies the third position with three points.

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