Follow the Starting lineup for South Africa vs Congo DR National Football Team and Live Match Score Results, AFCON 2023 third place. View the confirmed and predicted lineups for each team before the kickoff.
Match info: On February 10, South Africa is to play versus DR Congo in the Playoffs of the Africa Nations Cup. The match will kick off 20:00 UTC same as 22:00 ZA time.
Predicted Lineups for South Africa vs. DR Congo
As we provide real-time updates for the South Africa vs. DR Congo match, the official team formations and line-ups are yet to be announced.
For South Africa, we anticipate the starting eleven to include:
- Goalkeeper: Ronwen Williams
- Defenders: Aubrey Modiba, Mothobi Mvala, Grant Kekana, Khuliso Mudau
- Midfielders: Sphephelo Sithole, Siyanda Xulu, Teboho Mokoena
- Forwards: Percy Tau, Evidence Makgopa, Themba Zwane
In their recent matches, these players formed the starting lineup for South Africa.
DR Congo is expected to start with:
- Goalkeeper: Lionel Mpasi
- Defenders: Arthur Masuaku, Henock Inonga, Chancel Mbemba, Gedeon Kalulu
- Midfielders: Samuel Moutoussamy, Charles Pickel, Yoane Wissa
- Forwards: Gael Kakuta, Mechak Elia, Cedric Bakambu
This is based on their recent match where these players featured in the starting eleven for DR Congo.
Stay tuned for the official announcements as we update the team formations in real time.
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Ronwen Williams: Safe Hands in South Africa’s Goal, as the goalkeeper for South Africa, Ronwen Williams brings a commanding presence between the posts. Renowned for his exceptional shot-stopping abilities and quick reflexes, Williams stands as a reliable last line of defense. His adept command of the penalty area and precise distribution make him an integral part of South Africa’s defensive setup, showcasing his vital role in ensuring a secure goalkeeping performance for the team.
Thembinkosi Lorch: Graceful Maneuvering in Tight Spaces Thembinkosi Lorch’s playing style is distinguished by an exceptional ability to navigate through tightly organized defensive formations. Operating as a forward and attacking midfielder, Lorch showcases remarkable dribbling skills that effortlessly leave defenders trailing behind. His goal-scoring prowess, whether from open play or set-pieces, introduces a crucial dimension to South Africa’s attacking strategies.
Themba Zwane: The Midfield Maestro Situated at the core of the midfield, Themba Zwane stands out with technical proficiency and creative flair. Acknowledged for his exquisite ball control and precise ball manipulation, Zwane brings an artistic touch to the team. His vision and passing abilities play a vital role in unlocking opposition defenses, establishing him as a linchpin in South Africa’s midfield.
Bradley Cross: Exemplifying Defensive Resilience In the role of central defender, Bradley Cross serves as a stalwart in South Africa’s defensive line. His defensive prowess includes adept tackling and intercepting opposition attacks. Moreover, Cross’s dominance in aerial duels, both defensively and offensively during set-pieces, adds a crucial layer of resilience to the team’s defensive strategy.