Bafana Bafana have pulled off a stunning feat by booking their place in the knockout stage of the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) after a stalemate with Tunisia on Wednesday. The draw was enough to clinch Bafana’s spot as the runners-up in Group E, behind Mali.

This is a remarkable achievement for a team that was written off by many, if not all South Africans, before the tournament, who doubted their ability to match the best teams on the continent. Bafana Bafana have silenced them by displaying grit, resolve and cohesion in their three group matches...

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