|Full name||Tyrell Matthew Benjamin Rusike|
|Date of birth||28 June 1990|
|Place of birth||Harare, Zimbabwe|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder
|2009–2011||University of Pretoria||8||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 March 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 November 2016
Rusike was born to a Zimbabwean retail franchise owner and a South African hairdresser. He started playing soccer for the BN Academy and then Charlton Athletic at the age of 16. He attended St. George's College, Harare. He also played rugby as a winger or full back. He was also one of the youngest ever players to play for the St. George's College soccer first team doing so at the tender age of 15. He is a role model to many St. George's College soccer players.
He left Charlton Athletic in 2009 after having some work permit issues and came back to Zimbabwe where he won the league in his first year. He also had discipline problems and he contemplated quitting football and going to university but he was contacted by Jomo Sono to join Jomo Cosmos.
He was released by University of Pretoria and joined Cosmos in the National First Division and helped them gain promotion to the Premier Soccer League. Clubs like Bolton Wanderers, Ajax Cape Town, Kaizer Chiefs and even clubs from Belgium and France expressed their interest. He also won the 2011–2012 Ezenkosi Player of the Year getting 33.26% of the votes from fans.
He joined Chiefs in 2012. He scored on debut against Bloemfontein Celtic in the Macufe Cup final in a 4-3 loss. He scored his first league goal for Chiefs on 17 December 2012 against AmaZulu in a 2–0 win. He also scored his first CAF Champions League goal over Liga Muçulmana on 1 March 2014 in a 4-0 win. He also scored in the CAF Confederations Cup against ASEC Mimosas in the 86th minute in a 2-1 win. On 22 April 2015, he scored two goals against Polokwane City which gave Kaizer Chiefs a 4–1 victory which crowned Chiefs as champions of the Premier Soccer League. He played his last match for Chiefs on 9 May 2015 against Chippa United in a 2–0 win.
He also holds South African citizenship and is therefore registered as a local.
On 24 July 2015, Rusike signed a one and half year deal
- As of 17 November 2016. Scores and results list Zimbabwe's goal tally first.
|1||13 November 2016||National Sports Stadium, Harare, Zimbabwe||Tanzania||2–0||3–0||Friendly|
- HIF OCH MATTHEW RUSIKE BRYTER AVTALET‚ hif.se, 9 December 2016
- "Matthew Rusike profile". Soccerway. 17 November 2016. Retrieved 17 November 2016.