|Full name||Mpho Terence Makola|
|Date of birth||May 4, 1986|
|Place of birth||Alexandra, South Africa|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Vaal University of Technology|
|Africa Sport Youth|
|2008–2012||Free State Stars||68||(6)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 August 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 September 2016
Makola was born and raised in Alexandra and attended school in Yeoville Community Primary School and Barnato Park High School where he was a sports all rounder. He joined the Kaizer Chiefs academy in 1999 from Alex Sheffield. By the age of 15, Makola became his family's main breadwinner and took care of his mother and six siblings. As a teenager, Makola consumed drugs and hung around gangsters and nearly joined a hijacking syndicate. He later played for Vaal University of Technology and earned R900 a month.
He scored on his international debut against Senegal in an international friendly on 8 September 2015.
- Scores and results list South Africa's goal tally first.
|1.||8 September 2015||Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa||Senegal||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2.||6 September 2016||Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa||Egypt||1–0||1–0||Friendly|