Maritzburg United

Yannick Zakri back, Mabhuti Khenyeza still in the Maritzburg United dugout

Zakri back, Khenyeza still in the dugout

Maritzburg United chairman Farook Kadodia has confirmed Yannick Zakri is back at the club after going AWOL, while he revealed why they want to bring Mabhuti Khenyeza out of retirement.

Match Centre

Next 3 Fixtures Venue
27/01 @ 15:00 vs Witbank Spurs Puma Stadium
01/02 @ 20:00 vs Bidvest Wits Bidvest Stadium
08/02 @ 20:00 vs Polokwane City Harry Gwala
Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
14 AmaZulu 18 5 6 7 -6 15
15 Chippa United 18 3 6 9 -8 15
16 Maritzburg United 18 1 8 9 -11 11

FIFA DC deducted 6 points from AmaZulu

Top Scorers
  • Mohau Mokate - 2
  • Brian Onyango - 1
  • Deolin Mekoa - 1
  • Yannick Zakri - 1
  • Keletso Makgalwa - 1
  • Siphesihle Ndlovu - 1
  • Bandile Shandu - 1

Transfers

IN
from
Keletso Makgalwa
Mamelodi Sundowns
Yannick Zakri
Mamelodi Sundowns
Nazeer Allie
Released
Denwin Farmer
SuperSport United
Tholang Masegela
AC Ajaccio
OUT
to
Lebohang Maboe
Mamelodi Sundowns
Sheldon van Wyk
Released
Liam Youlley
Released
Bevan Fransman
Highlands Park
Kwanda Mngonyama
Cape Town City

Team Information

Coach: Muhsin Ertugral

Assistant Coach: Mahier Davids, Siyabonga Mdluli

Nickname: Team of Choice

Formed: Originally 1979 (revived in 2003 by current owners before buying Tembisa Classic’s Premier League status in 2005)

Physical address: 397 Victoria Road, Pietermaritzburg

Home ground: Harry Gwala Stadium, Pietermaritzburg

Tel: (033) 345 5666/7

Website: www.maritzburgunited.co.za

Email: info@maritzburgunited.co.za

Twitter: @MaritzburgUtd

Fact Box

Most starts: Shu-Aib Walters (143)

Most goals: Kurt Lentjies (26)

Most starts in a season: Shu-Aib Walters & Mario Booysen (2012/13)

Most goals in a season: 13 - Cuthbert Malajila (2012/13)

Record victory: 3-0 vs Ajax Cape Town (19/1/11, League)

Record defeat: 0-7 vs SuperSport United (14/10/11, League)


Maritzburg United - First Team Squad

Goalkeepers

Richard Ofori
Richard Ofori
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: Ghana
Bongani Mpandle
Bongani Mpandle
Squad Number: 31
Nationality: South Africa
Jethren Barr
Jethren Barr
Squad Number: 46
Nationality: South Africa

Defenders

Brian Onyango
Brian Onyango
Squad Number: 2
Nationality: Kenya
Bokang Tlhone
Squad Number: 24
Nationality: South Africa
Siyanda Xulu
Squad Number: 5
Nationality: South Africa
Rushine De Reuck
Rushine De Reuck
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Nazeer Allie
Nazeer Allie
Squad Number: 2
Nationality: South Africa
Keorapetse Molete
Keorapetse Molete
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Pogiso Sanoka
Pogiso Sanoka
Squad Number: 32
Nationality: South Africa
Denwin Farmer
Denwin Farmer
Squad Number: 25
Nationality: South Africa

Midfielders

Fortune Makaringe
Fortune Makaringe
Squad Number: 13
Nationality: South Africa
Yazid Atouba
Yazid Atouba
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: Cameroon
Deolin Mekoa
Deolin Mekoa
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Mxolisi Kunene
Mxolisi Kunene
Squad Number: 36
Nationality: South Africa
Ziyaad Eksteen
Ziyaad Eksteen
Squad Number: 17
Nationality: South Africa
Siphesihle Ndlovu
Siphesihle Ndlovu
Squad Number: 37
Nationality: South Africa
Keagan Buchanan
Keagan Buchanan
Squad Number: 10
Nationality: South Africa
Blessing Moyo
Blessing Moyo
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Bandile Shandu
Bandile Shandu
Squad Number: 26
Nationality: South Africa
Mondli Dlamini
Mondli Dlamini
Squad Number: 38
Nationality: South Africa
William Twala
Squad Number: 7
Nationality: South Africa
Motsie Matima
Motsie Matima
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Tholang Masegela
Tholang Masegela
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa

Strikers

Justice Figuareido
Justice Figuareido
Squad Number: 17
Nationality: Swaziland
Luyanda Ntshangase
Luyanda Ntshangase
Squad Number: 34
Nationality: South Africa
Yannick Zakri
Yannick Zakri
Squad Number: 24
Nationality: Cote D'Ivoire
Keletso Makgalwa
Keletso Makgalwa
Squad Number: 35
Nationality: South Africa
Andrea Fileccia
Andrea Fileccia
Squad Number: 9
Nationality: Belgium
Mohau Mokate
Squad Number: 22
Nationality: South Africa