Brett Evans

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Brett Evans
Personal information
Full name Brett Lund Evans
Date of birth (1982-03-08) 8 March 1982 (age 35)
Place of birth Johannesburg, South Africa
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Left Back
Youth career
Mighty Pa
Maritzburg City
School of Excellence
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2012 Ajax Cape Town 311 (19)
National team
2002–2008 South Africa 10 (0)
Teams managed
2015– Point Loma Nazarene University
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Brett Evans (born 8 March 1982 in Johannesburg, Gauteng) is a South African footballer who played for Premier Soccer League club Ajax Cape Town. Evans was a founding member of Ajax Cape Town and played for Ajax for the whole of his 13-year career. Brett Evans is currently the head coach for boys youth at Albion SC as well as assistant coach at Point Loma Nazarene University.

Ajax Cape Town[edit]

Evans was a founding member of Ajax Cape Town making his debut in 1999. He played for Ajax for the whole of his 13-year career and has 311 starts which is a club record.[1] In 2012, Evans went on trial with Major Soccer League club Portland Timbers and played in a 2–0 win over Seattle Sounders in a reserve team match.[2] Evans suffered knee and groin injuries[3] and left Ajax in 2012 on expiration of his contract.[4]

International Career[edit]

He is one of the few South African player[5] s to have played for all the national teams and was also part of South Africa's squad at the 2008 African Cup of Nations. He has ten full international caps.

Coaching Career[edit]

While playing left back at Ajax CT, Evans was assistant coach for the youth u12 team, from 2010-2012. He is currently head coach at Albion SC and assistant coach at Point Loma Nazarene University.

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