Register Login Live

PSL

Ex-Buccaneer: Something Great To Step Up Again

A former Orlando Pirates youngster is ready to start afresh with a new club, following his unsuccessful spell with the Soweto giants.

After parting ways with Pirates earlier this year, following a stint in the third tier with Bucs’ feeder club Pele Pele FC, Yusuf Maart has surfaced at Sekhukhune united and was among the players unveiled by the club at a glittering function held at the Malonjeni Guest Farm in Johannesburg on Thursday.

Read: Ex-Bucs & Downs Duo Among Stars Unveiled At PSL Newcomers 

Maart, 25, is grateful for the opportunity given to him by the Malatji family under the club’s chairman Simon and Jonas, the CEO, to revive his career with the team.

“To be honest it’s something great, it’s a new chapter and it’s a new team and it’s something new that we can develop together and grow together. It’s something great for me also to step up again and show myself again as a player,” the attacking midfielder told the Siya crew.

Read: Unsuccessful Attempt To Send Pirates Winger On Loan Confirmed 

“Like you say, people expected me to play in the PSL (DStv Premiership) but sometimes it doesn’t work the way you want it and you have to take what God gives you. On the other hand, I am proud of myself for coming here and I have something to make something good out of my life with this new chapter in this new team,” said Maart.

Sekhukhune United 2020/21 season squad:

Goalkeepers: Ayanda Dlamini, Ntokozo Mtshweni and Tapuwa Kapini 

Defenders: Kamohelo Sinvula, Sifiso Mbhele, Simphiwe Hlongwane, Nkanyiso Madondela, MacClive Phiri, Rebone Ntoane, Sibusiso Mbonani and Thulani Ndlela 

Midfielders: Siyabulela Shai, Yusuf Maart, Thabang Mokoena, Siphumelele Mbulu, Thabo Mohlafi, Noko Malekana, Tshepo Magkoga, Tlotlo Leepile, Nthabang Kobela, Nkululeko Hlongo, Katlego Ncwinyane and Jabu Maluleke  

Strikers: Shembiso Hlophe, Prince Numalo, Chibuike Ohizu 

Technical Team: Johnny Ferreira (Head Coach), Stanford Nkoane (Assistant Coach), Sibusiso Zungu (Assistant Coach), Nascent Nkhwashu (Goalkeeper Coach) and Gift Mashiachidi (Team Manager). 

Check out Pirates’ squad for the 2020/21 season 

   

Ex-Chiefs Star On The Comeback Trail After 18-Month Hiatus

Ex-Bucs & Downs Duo Among Stars Unveiled At PSL Newcomers

Teko: I Would’ve Won Everything With This Pirates

5 comments

Top 5

Chiefs, City Interest Confirmed!

24 Apr 23, 2021 01:00 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

10 Richest African Footballers In The World, Past & Present

34 Mar 11, 2021 07:19 PM in African Football

Classic Clashes Between Sundowns And Chiefs

148 Apr 22, 2021 06:01 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Mourinho Linked With Shock Job

9 Apr 21, 2021 01:25 PM in World News

Mourinho Linked With Shock Job

9 Apr 21, 2021 01:25 PM in World News

Pirates’ Important Update On Lorch

24 Apr 20, 2021 04:05 PM in Orlando Pirates

Fergie To Return To Football?

1 Apr 21, 2021 05:23 PM in English Premier League

Grobler Added To Chiefs List, But…

76 Apr 19, 2021 11:00 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Breaking: Liverpool Owner Releases Statement, Apologises To Klopp!

10 Apr 21, 2021 09:11 AM in European Super League

The Highest-Paid African Stars In The EPL

18 Feb 02, 2021 07:14 PM in English Premier League

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

23 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Simba Respond To Onyango To Pirates Reports

32 Apr 23, 2021 08:09 AM in Orlando Pirates