Bafana Bafana's ticket sales aren't looking so hot these days, so management thought they'd get a star to attract people. And who is a bigger star to attract crowds than local rapper AKA? He'll be providing entertainment this weekend.
The South African Football Association feared that Nigerian fans might outnumber South African fans at the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between SA and Nigeria, so they made a plan.
To attract more people to the game, the roped in one of South Africa's hottest current stars, AKA.
He will be entertaining the crowd at FNB Stadium on Saturday‚ 17 November before the match starts.
SowetanLIVE reports that last month, Bafana played at a nearly empty stadium against Seychelles.
Jacques Grobbelaar, Stadium Management chief executive, says that they are very focused on getting South Africans more involved in uniting behind Bafana.
Our support for our national teams is important. This is a rare occasion where South Africa can come together and show the world the true spirit of the rainbow nation. Let’s get behind Bafana Bafana and show them what support really means.
Briefly.co.za gathered that AKA will start entertaining the crowd at 2:45 pm and tickets can be bought at a number of locations from R60 per person:
- Money Market Counters at Shoprite‚ Checkers and Checkers Hyper
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