Fans took to Twitter to express their views on the entertaining encounter which produced five goals

South Africa showed character as they came from behind to claim a 3-2 victory over Uganda in an international friendly match which was played on Thursday evening.

Brace-hero Evidence Makgopa, 21, and Bongokuhle Hlongwane, 20, both scored as a youthful Bafana Bafana side edged out the Cranes 3-2 at the 2010 Fifa World Cup training venue, Orlando Stadium.

Uganda, who were missing key players such as Joseph Ochaya, Khalid Aucho, Farouk Miya and Kizito Luwagga, scored through Ibrahim Orit and Abdu Lumala with the Cranes extending their winless run to seven games.

Many took to social media to share their thoughts on the match with most Bafana fans impressed by the team’s performance, while some Cranes fans slammed coach Abdallah Mubiru.

Here is how Twitter reacted to Bafana’s win over the Cranes: