Super Eagles of Nigeria coach, Gernot Rohr has named Leicester city striker, Kelechi Iheanacho and midfielder, John Ogu in the starting XI team to face South Africa.
Iheanacho gets the nod ahead of Isaac Success to replace the injured Odion Ighalo while Ogu comes into midfield in place of the suspended Wilfred Ndidi.
Elsewhere, Kenneth Omeruo takes the place of Ola Aina at the right back spot while Jamilu Collins continues in the left-back spot ahead of Bryan Idowu.
Alex Iwobi is expected to continue his fine club form so also is Ahmed Musa who captains the side.
Meanwhile, Ezenwa is named in goal, taking the place of the injured Francis Uzoho.
Bafana starting 11 v Nigeria: Itumeleng Khune, Thamsanqa Mkhize, Thulani Hlatshwayo, Buhle Mkhwanazi, Sfiso Hlanti, Hlompho Kekana, Tiyani Mabunda, Themba Zwane, Thulani Serero, Lebo Mothiba, Percy Tau
Nigeria XI: Ezenwa, Omeruo, Balogun, Ekong, Ogu,Etebo, Collins, Iwobi, Iheanacho, Musa