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Superman in Gloves! Williams Saves the Day for South Africa

The drama unfolded at the AFCON quarter-final as South Africa edged past Cape Verde 2-1 on penalties.

Despite neither team finding the net in regulation or extra time, goalkeeper Ronwen Williams emerged as the hero for Bafana Bafana.

His monumental four-save performance denied Cape Verde in the shootout, securing South Africa’s passage to the semi-finals.

Williams wasn’t only clutch in the shootout, pulling off a crucial late save in regulation time to keep the game alive.

This resilience continues South Africa’s resurgence, propelling them to the AFCON semi-finals for the fourth time, with their 1996 title victory standing as a reminder of their potential.

The pressure to reclaim their status as an African force was evident, but Williams’ heroics have silenced the doubters.

Bafana Bafana are now legitimate contenders, and their journey continues against a formidable opponent in the next round.

South African goalkeeper Ronwen Williams attributes their AFCON semi-final berth to the team’s unwavering fighting spirit.

He emphasized the collective effort in overcoming challenges and praised his teammates’ resilience.