In anticipation of this week's edition of Soccer Laduma, we preview some of the features included in issue number 866. The latest edition will be out on the shelves tomorrow, Wednesday, April 9.
Khethokwakhe Masuku – The Orlando Pirates skilful winger hasn’t been able to break into the starting line-up on a regular basis since joining from relegated Black Leopards. In this week’s edition of Soccer Laduma, Masuku reveals what really influenced his decision to join the former double treble champions. He also shares his views on the lack of skill and flair in the PSL. What really happened when Masuku was spotted wearing his headphones on the bench after being substituted against Santos recently? Get tomorrow’s edition of Soccer Laduma to get the answers.
Lebohang Mokoena – ‘I thought I wouldn’t play again’ this is the revelation made by the Mamelodi Sundowns tricky and speedy winger, Lebohang Mokoena, who has managed a remarkable come-back from a long injury lay-off. Affectionately known as Cheeseboy, Mokoena has formed a very important part of Pitso Mosimane’s team in the second round of the season, scoring and creating goals for the Chloorkop-based club. What led to this strong come-back? Cheeseboy has all the answers in this week’s edition of Soccer Laduma.
Siphiwe Tshabalala – Shabba remains confident of defending both the league and Nedbank Cup titles at the end of the season, despite the set-back 1-0 loss against Mamelodi Sundowns on the weekend. In this week’s edition of Soccer Laduma, Tshabalala shares his views on Jabu Mahlangu’s return to the PSL, he also reveals how he manages to stay away from making the news for all the wrong reasons. What does Shabba think of the team’s elimination from the CAF Champions League and campaigning in the Confederation Cup? Read on in this week’s edition of Soccer Laduma.
Jabu Mahlangu – We spoke to some of Jabu Mahlangu’s former coaches to get their reaction on the former Kaizer Chiefs and Kaizer Chiefs fan-favourite’s return to the elite league after a number of years in the football wilderness. Jabu’s current teammates and coach, Cavin Johnson, also share their views on their new addition, in this week’s edition of Soccer Laduma.
Sthembiso Ngcobo – The former Bafana Bafana striker, Sthembiso Ngcobo, is literally enjoying a new lease on life at Wits, following his departure from Kaizer Chiefs and AmaZulu, where he didn’t enjoy regular game time. In this week’s edition of Soccer Laduma, Ngcobo reveals what has helped his game and made the difference in his performances so far for the ‘Students’. The former Free State Stars marksman also opens up about his stay at the Naturena-based club.
Nedbank Cup preview – We preview this weekend’s much-anticipated Nedbank Cup quarterfinals, with the two Soweto giants, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates squaring up against their Tshwane-based rivals for a second weekend in a row.
There’s also a lot of Siyagobhoza stories to look forward to.