Close South Africa POLL: Will Bafana Bafana qualify for the 2018 Fifa World Cup? Ernest Makhaya Last updated 2 years ago 00:17 11/8/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Backpagepix South Africa WC Qualification Africa Senegal Polls & Quizzes Bafana’s chances of making it to Russia are hanging in the balance, but it’s all in their hands as they have to beat Senegal twice to qualify Bafana Bafana face Senegal in back-to-back clashes for a spot in the 2018 Fifa World Cup finals. The first leg will be played in Polokwane on Friday, with the return leg scheduled for November 14 in Dakar. Stuart Baxter’s men know that only six points from the two crucial matches will see them secure their ticket to the tournament in Russia, but what are their chances of beating the Teranga Lions twice in succession? Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Goal is asking if you believe that South Africa will qualify for their first Fifa World Cup since 2002 below.