MONTEVIDEO – The South African women’s team were humbled 3-0 by hosts Uruguay in an Under-17 friendly match in Montevideo on Monday.
Uruguay are the hosts of the Under-17 Women’s World Cup starting on Tuesday. SA play their first match on Wednesday against Mexico.
INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY: Uruguay 🇺🇾 v South Africa 🇿🇦#URY XI: Sosa, Olivera(c), Ramondegui, Lopez, Ferradans, Larrea, Gomez, Bermudez, Dominguez, Pizzaro, Aquino#RSA XI: Windvogel; Nduli, Mhlongo, Wade, Magama, Holweni, Mokwena, Shamase, Minnies, Warner, Daniels #U17WWC pic.twitter.com/XSUnzCoBWf
Safa said after the match: “The difference between Bantwana and Uruguay today was that the hosts took advantage of the minimal chances they got.
We continue to prepare for the big prize at the Under-17 Women’s World Cup.”
INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY: Uruguay 🇺🇾 2-0 South Africa 🇿🇦
The sun is too hot, teams taking a water break in the second half. pic.twitter.com/0aI9K71M0h
African News Agency (ANA)