- Percy Tau (2')
- Khuliso Johnson Mudau (45'+2')
- Steve Mounié (70')
Moses Mabhida Stadium
8:00 AM, November 18, 2023
Durban, South Africa
- Mahmood Ismail
Match ends, South Africa 2, Benin 1.
Second Half ends, South Africa 2, Benin 1.
Khuliso Mudau (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
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