Downs Star Zungu To Stage Soccer Tournament
Injured Mamelodi Sundowns star midfielder, Bongani Zungu, confirmed that he will hold his second youth soccer tournament in his township of Duduza on the East Rand in Johannesburg, which is set to commence in June.
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Having successfully staged the Bongani Zungu Tournament in its first year in 2015, the midfield maestro saw it fit to once again to continue developing other young stars that could turn out like him in their football careers in future.
‘Ben 10’ who has been sidelined from competitive action since suffering a shin injury against Maritzburg United in January, will join Portuguese side, Vitoria de Guimaraes at the end of the season, after having penned a pre-contract with the top-flight outfit.
Zungu took to his Instagram page this past weekend to inform all interested parties about the tourney.
“For the love of the game. See more info below#second annual tournament #BZYT, " Zungu wrote.
Date: 25 June – 16 July 2016
Venue: Ground 1 (Bluegum View, Duduza behind Asser Maloka Secondary, Ext 15)
Divisions: Under 11, 13, 15, 17 & 21
- Under 11, 13 &15 (Round Robin)
- Under 17 & 21 (Knockout/top 16)
*Finals to be held at Duduza Stadium