With the 2013 edition of the Carling Black Label Cup just around the corner, Soccer-Laduma takes a closer look at the players you can vote for to represent your team in the competition.
Every day leading up to the big game on 27 July, Soccer-Laduma will be profiling one Orlando Pirates player and one Kaizer Chiefs player daily, with career backgrounds on display so you can make your voting choice.
Check the voting on your favourite teams on the Carling Black Label website here!
Soccer-Laduma will also be running user polls to gauge the popularity of the players profiled.
Orlando Pirates CBL Profile:
Name: Brighton Mhlongo
Team: Orlando Pirates
CBL last Year: N/A
2012/2013 PSL Stats: Played 1, Scored 0
Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Brighton Mhlongo was given his PSL debut in the game against Black Leopards towards the end of the season. The young shot stopper did not disappoint with his performance on the night, as Bucs went on to win the game 4-1.
Pirates’ coach Roger de Sa had some encouraging words for Mhlongo after his first official game for the side. Mhlongo is expected to start on the bench in this year’s Carling Black Label Cup against Kaizer Chiefs.
But there are a number of fans showing that they would like to see the goalkeeper in the team on July 27. The goalkeeper has already passed the 100 000 mark with the votes accumulated so far.
Should this player make the CBL2013 squad for Pirates? Vote here!