Spare a thought for Dean Furman.
The 25-year-old midfielder was strutting his stuff at Soccer City against Brazil earlier this month.
Last week he was on bench duty against Huddersfield and Watford.
It’s a funny old game all right.
But the level-headed South African international takes it all in all stride - and, despite struggling to hold down a place in Doncaster’s midfield, he’s not about to turn down the opportunity to represent Bafana Bafana.
He said of Brazil: “At the moment they’re probably the best team in the world.”
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