Nhlanhla Vilakazi

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Nhlanhla Vilakazi
Personal information
Full name Nhlanhla Vilakazi
Date of birth (1987-02-25) 25 February 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth Wattville, South Africa
Playing position Left wingback / Left winger
Club information
Current team
Free State Stars
Number 50
Youth career
Wattville Argentina
Wattville Watford Brothers
Abakalt FC
Moroka Swallows
Mamelodi Sundowns
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Golden Arrows 0 (0)
2009–2010 Bay United 6 (0)
2010–2013 Ajax Cape Town 38 (1)
2013–2015 Maritzburg United 28 (1)
2015– Free State Stars 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 August 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 February 2011

Nhlanhla Vilakazi (born 25 February 1987) is a South African professional footballer, who currently plays as either a left midfielder or left back for Premier Soccer League club Free State Stars.[1][2]

Club career[edit]

Golden Arrows[edit]

Nhlanhla Vilakazi signed with Golden Arrows on 1 July 2008, however he transferred to Bay United for an undisclosed amount in the following transfer window.[3]

Bay United[edit]

Transferring to Bay United from Golden Arrows on 28 January 2009 for an undisclosed amount midway through the season, finishing the season, and playing in the 2009–10 season, he made a total of 6 appearances for the club. However the team did not fare well, and the end of the season would see Bay United relegated to the National First Division.[4]

Ajax Cape Town[edit]

Vilakazi transferred once more on 1 July 2010, this time to Ajax Cape Town, where he is currently playing.[5] On 14 January 2013 Ajax Cape Town announced that Vilakazi had signed a pre-contract with Maritzbur United as he entered the last six months of his spell at the Cape outfit.[6]

Maritzburg United[edit]

On 14 January 2013 Ajax Cape Town announced that Vilakazi had signed a pre-contract with Maritzburg United as he entered the last six months of his spell at the Cape outfit and the club decided against their option of extending his stay.[7]

Free State Stars[edit]

In November 2015, Vilakazi joined Free State Stars.[8]

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Ajax Cape Town

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nhlanhla Vilakazi". IMScoutting. Retrieved 13 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Nhlanhla Vilakazi". Premier Soccer League. Retrieved 13 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Nhlanhla Vilakazi". football365. Retrieved 13 February 2011. 
  4. ^ "Nhlanhla Vilakazi". ABSA Premiership. Retrieved 13 February 2011. 
  5. ^ "Nhlanhla Vilakazi". Ajax Cape Town Official Site. Retrieved 13 February 2011. 
  6. ^ http://ajaxct.com/news.htm?article=2716
  7. ^ http://ajaxct.com/news.htm?article=2716
  8. ^ Crann, Joe (18 November 2015). "Stars Snap Up Vilakazi". Soccer Laduma.