After defeating AFCON hosts, Egypt, there was hope that Bafana Bafana could go even further and win their match against Nigeria.
Sadly, that didn’t happen and South Africans are feeling so devastated. Bafana Bafana was beaten 2-1 by Nigeria in the knockout match, as reported on by How South Africa.
Many disappointed fans took to social media to express their dismay, and local celebs joined in.
Stars like AKA, Cassper Nyovest and Somizi just couldn’t stay quiet about how they felt about Bafana’s sad defeat. Check out what they had to say:
That tweet is just one of many that AKA posted – his rant got a lot of attention.
Despite the loss, Stuart Baxter remains proud and has said that Bafana Bafana can compete with the best in Africa. He called on South Africans to support the squad.