Siyabonga Nomvethe to join Benni McCarthy's technical team on AmaZulu

Siyabonga Nomvethe to join Benni McCarthy's technical team on AmaZulu

- Siyabonga Nomvetha is reportedly set to join Benni McCarthy on AmaZulu's technical team

- Nomvethe, who is the PSL all-time goal scorer retired from football after scoring 123 goals in the PSL top flight

- Moneeb Josephs, a former Orlando Pirates player, will also be joining Benni McCarthy's technical team

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Premier Soccer League's (PSL) all-time goal scorer Siyabonga Nomvethe is said to be heading back to his former team, AmaZulu. This time, Nomvethe who previously played striker for the team will be forming a part of the technical team.

Nomvethe, who turned 43-years-old earlier this month, retired from the field after scoring 123 goals in the PSL top flight - an all-time high in the Premier Soccer League. Nomvethe also represented SA in two world cups.

40-year-old Moneeb Josephs will also be joining the technical team alongside Bhele. Josephs who is a multi-talented goalkeeper, is the PSL's longest serving player, having been on the field for 23 years and counting.

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Meanwhile, South African football fans have had this to say about the new appointments:

@TshepoSefo said:

"A true legend, stayed true himself & never got caught up in all the hype that comes with his profession #bhele."

@IamJama said:

"#SiyabongaNomvethe #Bhele One of the best to ever do it."

@Sthe_Notywala said:

"Our legend! Loved watching this guy play! If this guy had good PR, he'd be considered one of the best to ever grace the field! #Bhele."

@SandileZikode_ said:

"Much Respect to #Bhele."
Siyabonga Nomvethe to join Benni McCarthy's technical team on AmaZulu

Siyabonga Nomvethe gears up to join AmaZulu's technical team. Image: @josh_smith_RSA
Source: Twitter

Briefly.co.za previously reported that former South African soccer star Benni McCarthy has been unveiled as AmaZulu FC's new head coach. The 43-year-old has not been affiliated with any club for just over a year after he left Cape Town City.

AmaZulu's official Twitter account announced McCarthy's new position in a very excited manner. In the announcement tweet, the Durban club stated that McCarthy is "ready to drive the boys to Top 4 this season and beyond."

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Fans seemed quite impressed with their guesses, as many already assumed that McCarthy would take over from Ayanda Dlamini who just recently stepped down.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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