Bafana Bafana Ronwen Williams

Bafana goalkeeper Ronwen Williams. Image via Twitter @thando_thabethe

‘Thank you’: Bafana’s Ronwen Williams reacts to Cape Verde win

Bafana Bafana’s captain, goalkeeper Ronwen Williams took to social media on Sunday to respond to the Cape Verde AFCON game.

Bafana Bafana Ronwen Williams

Bafana goalkeeper Ronwen Williams. Image via Twitter @thando_thabethe

The Bafana Bafana goalkeeper, Ronwen Williams took to his Instagram on Sunday, 4 February to respond to quarterfinals finale.

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The Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Ronwen Williams thanked South Africans for their support after his team beat Cape Verde in the AFCON (Africa Cup of Nations) game.

Wiliams shared the congratulatory messages on his Instagram story including that of Cassper Nyovest and sportscaster Robert Marawa.

He thanked award-winning rapper, Cassper Nyovest for crediting him for Bafana pulling through to the semifinals.

Williams responded to Nyovest and said: “Thank you so much legend.”

South Africans also praised Williams on X, after he stole the spotlight when he thwarted four penalties by Cape Verde’s Bebe, Willy Semedo, Laros Duarte, and Bryan Teixeira.

Leadership reports that South Africa will face Nigeria in the semifinals on Wednesday, 7 February at 19:00.

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@JoBertrand19: “Never in the history a keeper had saved 4 penalties in a shootout in either the World Cup, or namely AFCON, EURO, or Copa America. Never until… Ronwen Williams on 3 Feb 2024.”

@moepimosedi: “I always believe and trust this young man over here. His braveness, determination, dedication makes him hero to me always. But yesterday he proof to the world that he’s real South African. My trust is in you boy, please make sure you bring it home.”

@ToxicityHub: “At this rate, I’m convinced he can even save South Africa’s economy.”

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