Bafana Bafana will face Botswana in the 2019 COSAFA Cup quarterfinals after the draw was conducted last night in Johannesburg.
Bafana have come up against Botswana on a number of occasions in the COSAFA Cup, more recently in the 2016 Cup final and in the 2018 Plate final. This year’s competition will played in Durban from May 25 to June 8.
Uganda will meet Lesotho in the quarterfinals, while Zimbabwe will play the winner of Group A, which consists of Angola, Comoros, eSwatini and Mauritius. Zambia will take on the winner of Group B, which features Mozambique, Namibia, Malawi and Seychelles.
The four winning quarterfinalists will advance to the Cup semifinals, while the losing teams will move in to the Plate competition.
2019 COSAFA Cup draw:
Zambia vs Winner Group B
Lesotho vs Uganda
Zimbabwe vs Winner Group A
South Africa vs Botswana