New Year’s Cup squad
A New Year’s Cup squad was selected at the conclusion of the December tournament, which took place in Grahamstown.
According to organisers of the New Year’s Cup, the team is scheduled to play against teams from the National First Division (NFD) as well as teams from the Premier Soccer League (PSL).
The player of the tournament, Makhosandile Plaatjie of Young Chiefs Football Club, will jet off to Spain for a twoweek camp in April, with the LaLiga teams. The New Year’s Cup squad is: 1. Ayamkela Bolota (Makana Rhini United FC) 2. Mzoxolo Rafani (Maru) 3. Zibele Nkunjana (Oceans) 4. Asavela Nyosi (Oceans) 5. Aphiwe Jezi (Sakhulutsha) 6. Velelwandle Buyelekhaya (Fairfield Hunting Stars) 7. Athenkosi Sali (Amavarara) 8. Makhosandile Plaatjie (Young Chiefs) 9. Siphelo Nxanstiya (Young Cheifs) 10. Thandolwethu Dayimani (Amavarara) 11. Mawethu Gwangwa (Amavarara) 12. Sanele Mbatyothi (Young Chiefs) 13. Siphosethu Seti (Archies) 14. Mthetho Manyathi (Shining Stars) 15. Maqhagana Sihle (Valgas) 16. Thandolwethu Speelman (XI Attackers).