'I certainly wouldn’t have scored two own goals at the World Cup‚' says Neil Tovey

Neil Tovey has said that he “certainly would not have scored two own goals in one game” had he been selected for Bafana Bafana at the 1998 World Cup.

16.5.2019

“It was a disappointment because I would have loved to have been there. But that’s how life is – you’ve got to pick yourself up and go from there.” marc_strydom

Neil Tovey has said that he “certainly would not have scored two own goals in one game” had he been selected for Bafana Bafana at the 1998 World Cup.

Tovey was also not chosen for France 1998 by new coach Philippe Troussier.

“I was 36 at the time. And I still maintain I was as fit as anyone in our team.

“It was a disappointment because I would have loved to have been there. But that’s how life is – you’ve got to pick yourself up and go from there.”

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