Maritzburg United F.C.

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Maritzburg United
Full name Maritzburg United Football Club
Nickname(s) The Team of Choice
Founded 1979
Ground Harry Gwala Stadium, PMB
Ground Capacity 12,000
Chairman Farook Kadodia
Coach vacant
League ABSA Premiership
2014–15 ABSA Premiership, 8th

Maritzburg United is a South African football club based in the city of Pietermaritzburg that currently plays in the Premier Soccer League.


  • First Division Coastal Stream champions: 2007–08
  • First Division Championship Play-offs: 2008

Club records[edit]


Premier Soccer League record[edit]

Club officials/Technical team[edit]


First team squad[edit]

As of 11 August 2016

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 South Africa GK Bongani Mpandle
2 Kenya DF Brian Onyango
5 Germany DF Denis Weidlich
6 Zimbabwe DF Blessing Moyo
7 South Africa DF Bryce Moon
9 Belgium FW Andréa Fileccia
11 South Africa FW Gregory Maasdorp
12 South Africa MF Sheldon Van Wyk
13 South Africa MF Fortune Makaringe
15 South Africa MF Lebohang Maboe
16 South Africa DF Bevan Fransman
19 Zimbabwe FW Evans Rusike
21 South Africa DF Happy Mashau
22 South Africa FW Mohau Mokate
No. Position Player
23 South Africa MF Philani Zulu
26 South Africa MF Bandile Shandu
28 South Africa MF Deolin Mekoa
29 South Africa MF Kurt Lentjies (Captain)
30 Namibia GK Virgil Vries
32 South Africa DF Pogiso Sanoka
33 South Africa GK Lindokhule Mathebula
36 South Africa DF Tumelo Mogapi
South Africa DF Tso Motjatji
South Africa DF Themba Shabalala
South Africa MF Mondli Dlamini
South Africa MF Siphesihle Ndlovu
South Africa MF Luyanda Ntshangase
South Africa MF Devon Saal


In the South African PSL, only five non-South African nationals can be registered. Foreign players who have acquired permanent residency can be registered as locals.

permanent residency

Shirt sponsor & kit manufacturer[edit]

  • Shirt sponsor: None
  • Kit manufacturer: Puma

Notable former coaches[edit]


  1. ^ "Maritzburg United". Retrieved 2013-11-17. 
  2. ^ Kickoff PSL Yearbook 2013/2014, p. 30.

External links[edit]