The South African Under-20 team have arrived at their base camp in
After almost 24 hours of travelling, the squad reached their destination on Thursday night (
Amajita flew out of
Amajita arrived in
Dr Thulani Ngwenya, Chief Medical Officer of the South African Football Association (Safa), who is travelling with the team, has advised the players to take it easy and stay focused.
“The next four or five days will be a challenge for us, as the seven-hour time difference is very new to all the players. Based on past experience, we felt it best that the team travel early to Korea Republic so that the coaches will be able to get the best out of the players when the tournament gets under way next week,” said Dr Ngwenya.
“We will be taking things easy for a few days, meals will be served a bit later than normal in line with local time, and the medical team will be paying extra attention to those affected by jet-lag or fatigue.”
Amajita open their World Cup with a clash against
They will then take on
In the last group match,