Maritzburg United F.C.

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Maritzburg United
Maritzburg United logo.svg
Full name Maritzburg United Football Club
Nickname(s) The Team of Choice
Founded 1979; 39 years ago (1979)
Ground Harry Gwala Stadium, PMB
Capacity 12,000
Chairman Farook Kadodia
Coach Fadlu Davids
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 5 May, 2018

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
3 South Africa DF Pogiso Sanoka
8 South Africa MF Siphesihle Ndlovu
9 Belgium FW Andréa Fileccia
10 Cameroon MF Yazid Atouba
11 South Africa FW Fortune Makaringe
12 South Africa MF Sheldon Van Wyk
14 South Africa DF Motsie Matima
15 South Africa MF Lebohang Maboe
16 South Africa DF Bevan Fransman
18 South Africa MF Ziyaad Eksteen
No. Position Player
22 South Africa FW Mohau Mokate
23 South Africa DF Rushine De Reuck
25 South Africa DF Siyanda Xulu
26 South Africa MF Bandile Shandu
27 South Africa GK Jethren Barr
28 South Africa MF Deolin Mekoa
31 Ghana GK Richard Ofori
36 South Africa MF Mxolisi Kunene
-- South Africa DF Thato Thlone
-- South Africa MF William Twala


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 and 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]