Jimmy Joubert

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Jimmy Joubert
Personal information
Date of birth (1952-10-21)21 October 1952
Place of birth Gauteng, South Africa
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Playing position Striker, Defender
Youth career
Southern Suburbs
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1970–1977 Swaraj United 168 (84)
1977–1981 Highlands Park 136 (76)
1981–1984 Kaizer Chiefs 102 (15)
Total 406 (175)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Jimmy "Brixton Towers" Joubert (21 October 1952) was a South African footballer who played in the FPL, NPSL and NSL as a defender and then a striker later in his career.[1]


Joubert was signed from Southern Suburbs in the 1970s. He helped Swaraj United win the FPL in 1977 winning the Golden Boot with 23 goals.[2]

Highlands Park[edit]

At Dion Highlands Park Joubert and his team won the NPSL in 1980 only, beating Kaizer Chiefs by five points.[3]

Kaizer Chiefs[edit]

In 1981, he joined the Chiefs under experienced coach Joe Frickleton, and they won the quadruple.[4]

Personal life[edit]

His son, Mark Joubert played for Hellenic.[5]