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The issue of Benni McCarthy refusing to play in the Bafana Bafana squad is a blessing in disguise, particularly for the young strikers who are in the squad.
In every player's life there is a stage where opportunities come and one has to grab them. The same happened for Benni back in 1997 when Jomo Sono drafted him in the Cosafa tournament and later on in the 1998 Africa Cup of Nations in Burkina Faso. Benni did well for this country.
But he is at a stage where he does not need Safa, for now, in order to advance his football career.