Thulasizwe Mbuyane

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Thulasizwe Mbuyane
Personal information
Full name Thulasizwe Moses Mbuyane
Date of birth (1983-08-13) 13 August 1983 (age 35)
Place of birth Mamelodi, South Africa
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Mpumalanga Black Aces
Youth career
Mandla Professionals
Alba Chiefs
AC Milan (South Africa)
Jusbem United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 Ga-Rankuwa United ? (?)
2007–2008 Free State Stars 22 (6)
2008–2014 Orlando Pirates 95 (19)
2014–2014 Mpumalanga Black Aces 3 (1)
2014-2014 Royal Eagles 5 (1)
National team
2007–2011 South Africa 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 January 2014
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 26 June 2011

Thulasizwe Mbuyane (born 13 August 1983 in Mamelodi, Gauteng) is a retired South African football midfielder who played for Premier Soccer League clubs Free State Stars, Orlando Pirates and Mpumalanga Black Aces and the South Africa.

Mbuyane was traded to Orlando Pirates from Free State Stars in a swap deal taking Paulos Masehe in the opposite direction during the closed season before the 2008/09 Premier Soccer League season.[1]

On 21 January 2014, it was announced that Mbuyane joined Mpumalanga Black Aces on a two-and-a-half-year deal, ending a six-season stint at Orlando Pirates.[2]

International career[edit]

Thulasizwe Mbuyane played for the national team in March 2008 when he was called in as a substitute.[3]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 27 January 2010 Durban, South Africa  Zimbabwe 2–0 3–0 Friendly match


  1. ^ "SOLD: Former Free State Stars striker Thulasizwe Mbuyane". The Sowetan. 10 June 2008. Retrieved 1 December 2009.
  2. ^ "Mbuyane signed by Aces". Mpumalanga Black Aces F.C. 21 January 2014. Retrieved 22 January 2014.
  3. ^ "Mbuyane adds shine to Stars". Independent Online. 5 April 2008. Retrieved 1 December 2009.

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