CAIRO, Jun. 28, 2019 (AMP) — Cameroon 2019 : South Africa defeated Namibia by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in the AFCON first round on Friday night at the Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo.
The result put the South Africans second in Group D with 3 points. Namibia is bottom with no points. In their last game, South Africa will meet group leaders Morocco at the Al-Salam Stadium on July 1, while Namibia will face Ivory Coast.
Fixtures and Results : Group D
South Africa at the AFCON
- 1 title (1996)
- 10 appearances (first in 1996)
- 13 participations in the qualifications (first in 1994)
- Statistics: Champions (1996) Runners-up (1998) Third Place (2000)
Namibia at the AFCON
- 3 appearances (first in 1998)
- 11 participations in the qualifications (first in 1996)
- 28 June 2019
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