Platinum Stars

Ex-Platinum Stars veteran Vuyo Mere impressing on Bidvest Wits trial

Mere in line for PSL return?

Former Platinum Stars captain Vuyo Mere has impressed on his trial at Bidvest Wits and could be in line for a PSL return.

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Log Position
Pos Team P W D L +/- Pts
14 Baroka FC 30 7 13 10 -6 34
15 Platinum Stars 30 6 9 15 -12 27
16 Ajax Cape Town 30 6 6 18 -19 24
Top Scorers

No Scorers Found

Transfers

IN
from
Riyaad Norodien
Orlando Pirates
Wangu Gome
Free transfer
Nyiko Tshabangu
Free transfer
Keorapetse Molete
Free transfer
Ayanda Gcaba
Orlando Pirates
OUT
to
Maboke Matlakala
Free State Stars
Vuyo Mere
Released
Gift Sithole
Released
Sibusiso Mthethwa
Released
Letsie Koapeng
Released

Team Information

Coach: Roger de Sa

Nickname: Dikwena

Formed: 1998 (purchased Khakhu Fast XI’s Second Division franchise)

Physical address: Platinum Stars Clubhouse, Bafokeng Sports Campus, R565, Phokeng

Home ground: Royal Bafokeng Sports Place, Phokeng

Tel: (014) 573 4724

Website: www.platinumstars.co.za

Email: info@platinumstars.co.za

Twitter: @PlatinumStarsFC

Fact Box

Most starts: Stanley Kgatla 229

Most goals: Henrico Botes 34

Most capped player: Henrico Botes (Namibia)

Most starts in a season: Siyabonga Mpontshane 40 (2013/14)

Most goals in a season: Simba Marumo (2006/07), Bradley Grobler (2010/11), both 13

Record victory: 5-0 vs Dolphins FC (7/3/12, Nedbank Cup)

Record defeat: 6-0 vs Golden Arrows (18/3/09, League)

Platinum Stars - First Team Squad

Goalkeepers

Steven Hoffman
Steven Hoffman
Squad Number: 36
Nationality: South Africa
Dino Visser
Dino Visser
Squad Number: 1
Nationality: South Africa
Mwenya Chibwe
Mwenya Chibwe
Squad Number: 32
Nationality: South Africa

Defenders

Sphiwe Mnguni
Sphiwe Mnguni
Squad Number: 23
Nationality: South Africa
Willem Mwedihanga
Willem Mwedihanga
Squad Number: 36
Nationality: Namibia
Luvolwethu Mpeta
Luvolwethu Mpeta
Squad Number: 22
Nationality: South Africa
Tshirelatso Lesabane
Tshirelatso Lesabane
Squad Number: 26
Nationality: South Africa
Michael Mabule
Michael Mabule
Squad Number: 29
Nationality: South Africa
Sphamandla Mlilo
Sphamandla Mlilo
Squad Number: 3
Nationality: South Africa
Rofhiwa Tshikovhi
Rofhiwa Tshikovhi
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: South Africa
Keorapetse Molete
Keorapetse Molete
Squad Number: 28
Nationality: South Africa
Siboniso Gumede
Siboniso Gumede
Squad Number: 4
Nationality: South Africa
Thamsanqa Gwabeni
Thamsanqa Gwabeni
Squad Number: 30
Nationality: South Africa

Midfielders

Raymond Monama
Squad Number: 38
Nationality: South Africa
Katlego Khunou
Katlego Khunou
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Mduduzi Nyanda
Squad Number: 24
Nationality: South Africa
Charles Baloyi
Charles Baloyi
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Nyiko Tshabangu
Nyiko Tshabangu
Squad Number: 16
Nationality: South Africa
Zama Rambuwane
Zama Rambuwane
Squad Number: 33
Nationality: South Africa
Sibusiso Msomi
Sibusiso Msomi
Squad Number: 15
Nationality: South Africa
Sipho Senne
Sipho Senne
Squad Number: 11
Nationality: South Africa
Manti Mekoa
Squad Number: 27
Nationality: South Africa
Wangu Gome
Wangu Gome
Squad Number: 6
Nationality: Namibia
Thuto Mphahlele
Thuto Mphahlele
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Abia Nale
Abia Nale
Squad Number: 15
Nationality: South Africa
Thembelani Matlawe
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Sibongakonke Mbatha
Sibongakonke Mbatha
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa

Strikers

Thembelani Majingo
Thembelani Majingo
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: South Africa
Thobani Kunene
Thobani Kunene
Squad Number: 13
Nationality: South Africa
Thabang Sesinyi
Thabang Sesinyi
Squad Number: 0
Nationality: Botswana