Register Login Scores

Fan Park

Sundowns Future Captain - Who Should It Be?

With captain Alje Schut leaving Mamelodi Sundowns at the end of the current Premier Soccer League season, the Fan Park crew takes a look at three possible candidates for the armband that Schut will leave behind.

Thabo Nthethe

Right off the bat, Mr Cool has the upper hand as he has captaincy experience under his belt from his Bloemfontein Celtic days. In defence, he formed a strong partnership with Schut over the last two seasons, and from a leadership point of view, he will no doubt have learnt from Schut's example.

Teko Modise

Modise's experience in this regard gives an advantage over some of the others. Let's not forget thought that by nature, Google Earth is a match winner. A match-winning captain is a leader any team would welcome, especially at such a big club like Downs.

Hlompho Kekana

Kekana has long been one of the best midfielders in the country and what makes him a candidate for the captaincy role is his ability to assert his authority on the field of play. A midfield enforcer is a player suited to a leadership role and this puts Kekana in good stead.

Who do you think should be made captain?


Top 5

Chiefs, Sundowns Handed Massive Boost In Sekgota Pursuit!

62 Oct 16, 2020 09:55 AM in Players Abroad

The World's 10 Highest-Paid Football Stars Today

3 Sep 14, 2020 08:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

25 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Mngqithi: Sundowns’ New Signings Not Guaranteed To Stay

103 Oct 16, 2020 12:13 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Conflicting Information On Mido’s Downs Exit Talk

138 Oct 16, 2020 03:43 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

More Downs Players Surplus To Requirements

56 Oct 15, 2020 02:06 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Reports: Barca Star Wants Out Because Of Messi

18 Oct 16, 2020 08:00 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Hunt Singles Out Chiefs' Young Stars After Debut Win

59 Oct 18, 2020 06:00 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Conflicting Information On Mido’s Downs Exit Talk

138 Oct 16, 2020 03:43 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Another Top-Flight Club Enters Ngcongca Race

10 Oct 16, 2020 07:54 AM in Siyagobhoza

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

11 May 20, 2020 08:32 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch