South African national coach Shakes Mashaba says the current group of players are prepared to leave a lasting impression in South America. According to KickOff, Mashaba confirms that the South African squad is happy about the two international friendlies.
“We are excited to be here and have heard that Costa Rica have named their most possible powerful squad but I am glad because my boys always relishes playing against the world’s giants,” Mashaba said on the team’s arrival in San Jose.
“I have brought a very exciting group of players who are eager to leave a lasting impression on this continent and come Thursday, fans should be in for a real treat.”
South Africa face Costa Rica in San Jose at the Estadio Nacional, the match will begin at 04:00 SA time on Friday, October 9.
After five days , Bafana Bafana battle against Honduras at the Metropolitano Stadium in San Pedro Sula.
Kick-off is at 00:00 SA time.