AmaZulu unveil four new acquisitions

Premiership

AmaZulu today unveiled four new acquisitions to coincide with the club's efforts to rebuild both the team as well as the historic football brand.

The four acquisitions include two new players, namely goalkeeper Veli Mothwa and forward Phakamani Mahlambi – as earlier revealed by KickOff.com, as well as two new administrators.

Mothwa has joined on a permanent deal from Chippa United while Mahlambi has penned a season-long loan deal from Mamelodi Sundowns.

AmaZulu president Sandile Zungu also introduced the club's new general manager Tshepiso Mofokeng, who succeeds Lunga Sokhela.

Scroll through the above gallery to see what happened at AmaZulu's media conference

"Tshepiso Mofokeng is the general manager of AmaZulu football club. A few highlights of Tshepiso is that he is a gentleman of more than three decades of experience in corporate South Africa," Zungu said at the announcement event in Johannesburg on Tuesday.

"He joins AmaZulu with a BCom Honours degree, a MBL from Unisa as well as a LLB from the same institution. I'm very glad that Mr Mofokeng, of all the options and decisions he could have made, he bought into the vision of AmaZulu and decided to come on board."

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The Usuthu boss further announced the appointment of Phumlani Dube, who was absent from the event, as the club's new community relations officer.

"Another important appointment into the administration is Phumlani Dube, who has been brought on board to become our community relations officer," he added.

"In our endeavour to rebuild AmaZulu, there is a just as important focus on the administration as there is on the technical and playing department."

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