Lawrence Mhlanga

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Lawrence Mhlanga
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-12-20) 20 December 1993 (age 24)
Place of birth Zimbabwe
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 5 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Chicken Inn
Number 25
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013 Bantu Rovers
2013 Monomotapa United
2014–2017 Chicken Inn
2017– Platinum Zvishavane
National team
2014– Zimbabwe 10 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 08:51, 18 July 2018 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 08:51, 18 July 2018 (UTC)

Lawrence Mhlanga (born 20 December 1993), is a Zimbabwean footballer who plays for Platinum Zvishavane of the Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League and the Zimbabwe national football team as a defender.

Club career[edit]

Mhlanga started his career with Bantu Rovers before moving to Monomotapa United in 2013.[1][2] He joined Chicken Inn in 2014, and rejected a move to Zambian side Power Dynamos in early 2017, just before the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.[3]

International career[edit]

Mhlanga was called up to the Zimbabwe national football team by head coach Callisto Pasuwa for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

International[edit]

As of matches played 11 April 2017.[5]
National team Year Apps Goals
Zimbabwe 2014 1 0
2015 2 0
2016 7 2
2017 0 0
2018 0 0
Total 10 2

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Zimbabwe's goal tally first.[5]
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 15 June 2016 Sam Nujoma Stadium, Windhoek, Namibia  Seychelles 3–0 5–0 2016 COSAFA Cup
2. 5–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Monomotapa FC upbeat ahead of Sup8r Cup clash". Southern Eye. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Hwange head to Monomotapa". NewsDay. 14 August 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Chicken Inn defender turns down Zambia move". Chronicle Zimbabwe. 13 January 2017. Retrieved 17 January 2017.
  4. ^ "CAN 2017 : Billiat parmi les 23 du Zimbabwe". Afrik Foot (in French). 5 January 2017. Retrieved 17 January 2017.
  5. ^ a b Lawrence Mhlanga at National-Football-Teams.com