Thulasizwe Mbuyane

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Thulasizwe Mbuyane
Personal information
Full name Thulasizwe Moses Mbuyane
Date of birth (1983-08-13) 13 August 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Mamelodi, South Africa
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Mpumalanga Black Aces
Youth career
Mandla Professionals
Alba Chiefs
AC Milan (South Africa)
Jusbem United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 Ga-Rankuwa United ? (?)
2007–2008 Free State Stars 22 (6)
2008–2014 Orlando Pirates 95 (19)
2014– Mpumalanga Black Aces 0 (0)
National team
2007–2011 South Africa 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of January 22, 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 26, 2011

Thulasizwe Mbuyane (born 13 August 1983 in Mamelodi, Gauteng) is a South African football midfielder for Premier Soccer League club Mpumalanga Black Aces and South Africa.

Mbuyane was traded to Orlando Pirates from Free State Stars in a swap deal taking Paulos Masehe in the opposite direction during the closed season before the 2008/09 Premier Soccer League season.[1]

On 21 January 2014, it was announced that Mbuyane joined Mpumalanga Black Aces on a two-and-a-half-year deal, ending a six season stint at Orlando Pirates.[2]

International career[edit]

Mbuyane played for the national team in March 2008 when he was called in as a substitute.[3]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 27 January 2010 Durban, South Africa  Zimbabwe 2–0 3–0 Friendly match

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SOLD: Former Free State Stars striker Thulasizwe Mbuyane". The Sowetan. 10 June 2008. Retrieved 1 December 2009. 
  2. ^ "Mbuyane signed by Aces". Mpumalanga Black Aces F.C. 21 January 2014. Retrieved 22 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Mbuyane adds shine to Stars". Independent Online. 5 April 2008. Retrieved 1 December 2009. 

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