BAFANA BAFANA 3-1 win against Burkina Faso in the 2018 WC qualifier
Bafana Bafana keeps hope for qualifying for the 2018 WC alive at FNB stadium
Bafana Bafana maintained their hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup with a 3-1 win over Burkina Faso.
The hosts took the lead inside the first minute when Percy Tau’s header was adjudged to have crossed the line by the assistant referee.
The visitors started enjoying most of the possession and they nearly leveled matters after 11 minutes but Ouattara’s close-range shot was deflected wide by Clayton Daniels.
The game opened up after 25 minutes with both sides signaling their intent to attack.
However, it was Bafana who doubled their in the 36th minute as Themba Zwane broke through on goal and calmly slotted past Yago.
When it looked as if Bafana were heading into the break with a two-goal lead, Tau turned provider to pick out Sibusiso Vilakazi, who made no mistake from six-yards out to get the home side’s third goal.