local soccer 20.11.2018 10:58 am

Baxter set to ring changes for Paraguay clash

Bafana will have to up their game despite Paraguay’s recent poor run of four defeats and one win in their last five matches.

Tonight's Nelson Mandela Challenge match may just be another friendly for Bafana Bafana who take on Paraguay at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban, but it is still important for Stuart Baxter to try different combinations.

Baxter set to ring changes for Paraguay clash
Baxter set to ring changes for Paraguay clash

Baxter set to ring changes for Paraguay clash

Bafana will have to up their game despite Paraguay’s recent poor run of four defeats and one win in their last five matches.

Leopards appoint Kerr as head coach
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Leopards appoint Kerr as head coach

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Chiefs to play Caf Confed Cup clash in PE

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Bafana coach set to mix it up for Paraguay showdown

Tuesday night’s Nelson Mandela Challenge match against Paraguay at the Moses Mabhida Stadium should provide coach Stuart Baxter with the chance to look at some of his fringe players.
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Baxter proud to have taken four points from Nigeria

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Bafana coach Baxter hopeful of clinching a win against Libya

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Nigeria coach backs Bafana to qualify for Afcon 2019
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Nigeria coach backs Bafana to qualify for Afcon 2019

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Baxter disappointed by ‘unbrave’ Bafana

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Bafana Bafana starting XI vs Nigeria
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Bafana Bafana starting XI vs Nigeria

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Bafana coach has central midfield headache
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Bafana coach has central midfield headache

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Celtic striker targets golden boot award

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