|Full name||Thando Mngomeni|
|Date of birth||11 February 1983|
|Place of birth||Cape Town, South Africa|
|Height||1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 June 2011.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 June 2011
Thando is a pure example of South Africa's unorthodox style of play.
Mngomeni spent a season and a half in Sweden with Helsingborgs IF and made 29 appearances before returning to South Africa claiming he could not cope.
He is currently a free agent.
He has so far been capped five times.
Interest outside football
Thando Mngomeni has acquired shares in an online soccer/football community called TheSoccerPages.Com to begin a career as a blogger and commentator.
He is also consulting with youth players helping them one-on-one with advice and skills training.