In This Week’s Edition Of Soccer Laduma
In This Week’s Edition Of Soccer Laduma - Edition 1042
In anticipation of this week’s 1042nd edition of Soccer Laduma, we preview some of the features included. The latest edition will be available at your nearest outlet tomorrow, Wednesday, 27 September.
Thabo Qalinge interview
The Orlando Pirates fan favourite is seeing more regular game-time these days, which is a far cry from the previous campaign where playing opportunities were limited for him. In an interview with Soccer Laduma, ‘Section 10’, as he is popularly known opens up about what’s brought about this change of fortune. He also talks about the pressure that comes with being a professional footballer
Wiseman Meyiwa feature
The Kaizer Chiefs has made an impression in the few games he has played so far this season. Amakhosi faithful are wondering whether he, like many others before him, is just a flash in the pan or the real deal. In assessing whether he’s ready to be thrown into the deep end and do the job for the Soweto giants, we speak to those who have worked with him.
Leandra Smeda interview
The Western Cape-born striker was one of the standout players for Banyana Banyana in their successful 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship. Having scored our women’s national team’s winning goal in the final against Zimbabwe last Saturday, we caught up with Smeda as she talks about the victory as well as what needs to be done to advance women’s football in the country.
Also in issue 1042…
Given Mashikinya interview
What would necessitate a player to leave a team that did well the previous season to join one that had a lot of challenges? Soccer Laduma’s Dumisani Koyana spoke to Bloemfontein Celtic’s new signing as he reveals the reason he left Cape Town City and what he’s hoping to achieve with the Free State-based side.
Kelechi Iheanacho interview
In an exclusive, the Nigerian starlet speaks to Soccer Laduma’s David Kappel about life at Leicester City so far. He also shares what it was like playing alongside Yaya Toure at Manchester City and talks about the Super Eagles’ recent 2-0 loss to Bafana Bafana.
Mthatha Bucks striker – and the NFD’s man of the moment – Mpho Erasmus opens up about his good work in front of goal. He also talks about the mentality of South African players and coach Julius Dube.
This week we hear from Mamelodi Sundowns Communications Co-ordinator, Thulani Thuswa, as he reflects on the team’s loss to Wydad Casablanca in the CAF Champions League quarterfinal stage. Thuswa has a word about the officiating and North African teams while revealing the general feeling in the Downs camp currently.
In this week’s edition of Siyagobhoza, the crew bares the latest news on Kaizer Chiefs’ Cameroonians on trial, a South African international who might be on his way back in January. We also have a must-read special feature on a Mamelodi Sundowns striker who is said to be eyeing a move to the Brazilians’ rivals!
Grab a copy of the latest edition of Soccer Laduma at your nearest outlet tomorrow. Don’t miss out!