South Africa earned the right to face CHAN2009 bronze medal winners Zambia in the final qualifying round for the second edition of the African Nations cup Championship CHAN – the African Cup of Nations version for home-based players.
The next CHAN championship will be hosted by Sudan next year.
Zambia finished third at the last CHAN in Ivory coast after beating Senegal 2-1 in the third place play off. The DRC won the inaugural tournament via a 2-0 win over Ghana.
Zambia was exempt from the last round as the National Development side awaited the winners of the fixture South Africa versus Botswana.
South Africa emerged winner after beating their northern neighbour 2-1 in the second leg. The first leg ended 0-0 in Gaborone about a fortnight ago.
The final round of qualification matches will be played at the end of May and mid June 2010.