Battle of the fans: Bafana fans take shots at Nigerian supporters

Battle of the fans: Bafana fans take shots at Nigerian supporters

Bafana Bafana is set to face off against Nigeria in tonight's Afcon match and fans of both teams have flooded social media with both their support and some jabs at each other.

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At 9pm on Wednesday, Bafana Bafana will play Nigeria in the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) quarter-finals.

Mzansi is clearly hyped to see what the national team will do, and on the other side Nigerians are rooting for their team as well.

Briefly.co.za gathered #NGARSA started trending on Twitter this morning and the posts were hilarious. Aside from showing their respective teams' support, fans took shots at each other.

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Mzansi tweeps poked fun at the Nigerian side with jokes about deportation and Hillbrow.

Mr Mahlangu, who goes by the Twitter handle‏ @SpArKsMaN_SA, commented: "Whoever loses tonight between SA n Nigeria is going home to South Africa. #NGARSA #AFCON2019."
Another tweep, @BigVee29, added: "These Nigerians don't know #iDiski, Themba Zwane and Moses Lorch will make them chase shadows."

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Nigerians did not back off on social media and they took a couple of shots of their own. Some of the team's supporters even revealed what they would do if Nigeria won the match.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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