The South African Football Association [SAFA] has delayed the announcement of a new coach for the Bafana Bafana because of the global travel inconvenience arising out of the coronavirus pandemic.

“Bafana Bafana coach announcement scheduled for Saturday, 24 April 2021 has been postponed due to global Covid-19 travel issues,” a statement from SAFA on Friday read.

“We will reschedule the announcement to next week and further updates will be provided here. We apologize for the inconvenience caused,” it added.

SAFA have been on a manhunt for new coach since Molefi Ntseki was sacked last month for failing to qualify Bafana Bafana the 2021 African Cup of Nations in Cameroon. can report that over 200 coaches applied for the job from which three were shortlisted.

The final three coaches are Mozambique-born Portuguese national Carlos Queiroz‚ Hervé Renard, and Hugo Broos.