Johannesburg – Bafana Bafana striker Bernard Parker has been ruled out of Saturday’s friendly international against Malawi with an ankle injury.

Goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has been handed the captain's armband for the match, starting at Moses Mabhida Stadium, in Durban, at 5pm.

TEAMS

South Africa: Itumeleng Khune (captain), Siboniso Gaxa, Thabo Matlaba, Bevan Fransman, Siyabonga Sangweni, Lerato Chabangu, Lehlohonolo Majoro, Siphiwe Tshabalala, Sifiso Myeni, Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Oupa Manyisa.

Malawi: Simplex Nthala, Steve Chagoma, Moses Chavula (captain), James Sangala, Banda, Harry Nyirenda, Josephy Kamwendo, Robyn Ngalande, Chimango Kayira, Robert Ng’ambi, Atudaye Nyondo. – Sapa