Ke Yona team revealed

By Drum Digital
27 August 2014

Its always great to see dreams come true, says Minnie

After months of searching throughout South Africa the 2014 Nedbank Ke Yona team was revealed. The team selection was a difficult one said Bafana Bafana coach Shakes who was part of the group that selected the 18 members from 30 000 who came out. On the list was a player who scored 8 goals in 15 minutes during training, and one who had arrived at 5 am at the 10 am auditions just to get a chance to be part of the team. "Its always great to see people's dreams come true," said Soccer Zone's Minnie Dlamini who was the co-host with Thomas Gumede at the announcement.  The team will be coached by Owen Da Gama and will face Orlando Pirates at Orlando Stadium on the 6th of September. 

Here is the list of the 18 who made it;



Position Province Age
Luthando Sixhaso Goalkeeper Western Cape 20
Thabani Mpanza Goalkeeper Gauteng 18
Surprise Mawela Defender Limpopo 26
Japhta Phokela Defender Limpopo 23
Sphamandla Mkhize Defender KwaZulu-Natal 24
Tshiamo Modise Defender Free State 19
Morgan Van Rooyen Midfielder Gauteng 25
Khanya Gwala Midfielder Gauteng 21
Maphosa Modiba Defender Limpopo 19
Tsepo Dladla Midfielder KwaZulu-Natal 25
Sandile Kubeka Midfielder KwaZulu-Natal 23
Samuel Masina Midfielder Gauteng 25
Siyabulela Timbela Midfielder Gauteng 20
Teboho Lillane Midfielder Gauteng 21
Jacob Ntema Midfielder Free State 21
Katlego Piana Striker Gauteng 26
Mahlatse Mogale Striker Limpopo 20
Sydney Masana Striker Western Cape24

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