Itumeleng Khune's injury has been a major concern among football supporters across the country as South Africa prepare for their two final 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Senegal in the coming week.
Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has his hands full as the national team has been knocked with injuries and players refusing to report for duty ahead of two important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Senegal.
Bafana Bafana are facing a tough situation as the national team have been set aback with injuries to key individuals, including number one goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune, who suffered a facial fracture, and midfielder Hlompho Kekana, who had to leave camp due to a family tragedy.
Having been knocked out of the Telkom Knockout by Polokwane City, Orlando Pirates will look to use the FIFA international break as an opportunity to improve their inconsistent form in the ABSA Premiership.
In what might sound to many football followers like he is holding SAFA into ransom, attacking midfielder Thulani Serero has stated clearly that he is not taking a flight to Mzansi before he gets assurances from the technical team that he will play.