Pollen Dumisani Ndlanya
Date of birth
22 May 1970
Place of birth
Kaizer Chiefs 4
Manning Rangers 66
Kaizer Chiefs 54
Orlando Pirates 48
South Africa U-23 1
South Africa 29
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Pollen Ndlanya (born 22 May 1970 in Daveyton ) is a retired [1 ] South African football player.
He played for
Kaizer Chiefs, Manning Rangers, Bursaspor, Göztepe, [2 ] Amazulu and Orlando Pirates.
He also played for
South Africa national football team at the 1997 FIFA Confederations Cup. [3 ]
Kaizer Chiefs [ edit ]
After training with Chiefs for 2 hours
Jeff Butler recommended that Ndlanya should be signed. He was spotted by Ryder Mofokeng at the Toyota U21 Championship in the Daveyton Highlanders vs Kaizer Chiefs match in 1991. He scored a header on debut against Pretoria Callies. His second spell at Chiefs after Manning Rangers proved to be more productive where he scored 9 goals in 2 games, 5 against Manning Rangers and 4 against Total Aces. [4 ]
He had had difficulty coping in
Turkey he couldn't communicate with teammates but only his coach and South African teammate, Gordon Mill and Fani Madida. [5 ]
After Retirement [ edit ]
He is a head coach in the
Vodacom League and owns a furniture business in Daveyton, Ideal Method Furnishers. He also hosts the Pollen Festive Games annually. [6 ]
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