South African Football Association (SAFA) officially announced the former Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana Bafana Stuart Baxter last week as the New Bafana Bafana coach to replace Shakes Mashaba.
Stuart Baxter has signed five year contract with South African National Football team, with a commitment to Bafana to Afcon and World Cup.
SAFA CEO Dennis Mumble: "Stuart Baxter has signed a 5-year contract."
— Bafana Bafana (@BafanaBafana) 15 May 2017
SAFA President Dr. Danny Jordaan welcomes Baxter to Bafana Bafana:
“As the South African Football Association (SAFA) we are pleased to welcome Stuart Baxter back at Bafana Bafana. We are confident we have made the right choice and with him at helm, we will qualify for both the World Cup in 2018 and the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019. With our search, we made sure we go for the right man for the job and we would like to thank the media for keeping us on our toes with this appointment – because at the end of it all this is our team, all of us. Good luck to the new coach,” said Dr Jordaan.
SAFA president Danny Jordaan has officially unveiled the new Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter @ann7tv
— Keorapetse Mahlobo (@KeoraMahlobo) 15 May 2017
Stuart Baxter says he agreed to return to the Bafana job after the Safa president and CEO convinced him things would be different this time
— Mninawa Ntloko (@ntlokom) 15 May 2017