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South Africa finishes 3rd position in AFCON



Bafana Bafana wins bronze medal in AFCON

South Africa finished third in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Saturday by beating the Democratic Republic of Congo 6-5 on penalties.

Bafana Bafana defeated DR Congo players with 6-5 on penalties, after a 0-0 draw following 90 minutes.

South Africa began the shootout with a miss from midfielder Teboho Mokoena.

South Africa goalkeeper Ronwen Williams saved a fifth penalty by Congo defender Chancel Mbemba.

Williams became the hero for SA as he saved a seventh penalty taken by Elia Meschak and brought his team victory.

1996 AFCON champions South Africa won their second third-place match after winning it in 2000.

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