South Africa warm up for COSAFA Cup with victory

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Goals from Tlou Segolela and Phumelele Bhengu helped South Africa record a 2-1 friendly win over Malawi.

South Africa completed their COSAFA Cup preparations with a 2-1 victory over Malwai in Mogwase on Friday.

As they prepare to enter the competition at the quarter-final stage against Botswana on Sunday, Ephraim Mashaba's side secured a morale-boosting victory thanks to goals from Tlou Segolela and Phumelele Bhengu.

Segolela opened the scoring after Charles Swini failed to hold a free-kick, before Behngu secured the win 10 minutes later, with Gerald Phiri pulling one back for Malawi.