All eyes will be on stars Siphiwe Tshabalala, Luvuyo Memela and Augustine Mulenga as AmaZulu go into their first match of the season against Orlando Pirates on Saturday.
Click through the gallery above for strong 34-man AmaZulu squad with Tshabalala and Memela among stars leading the team
Since taking over the ownership of the KwaZulu-Natal club, AmaZulu President Sandile Zungu has spoken passionately about his ambition to turn the team into a force to be reckoned with in Mzansi football, and as a result a strong 34-man squad has been assembled Ayanda Dlamini’s team for the 2020/21 season, including the 10 signings that were unveiled this week.
The DStv Premiership match between Usuthu and the Buccaneers is scheduled for the Kings Park Stadium at 20h15 on Saturday, with the Durban-based side aiming for a positive start this time around after struggling at the bottom of the log for the better part of last season.
AmaZulu’s 2020/21 season squad include:
Andre de Jong, Niel Boshoff, Bonginkosi Ntuli, Xolani Slawula, Mbongeni Gumede, Samuel Darpoh, Butholezwe Ncube, Lehlohonolo Majoro, Charlie Hlalele, Olwethu Mzimela, Sbusiso Mabiliso, Samkelo Mgwazela, Sandile Khumalo, Makhehleni Makhaula, Luvuyo Memela, Sibusiso Magaqa, Augustine Mulenga, Limbikani Mzava, Siyethemba Sithebe, Siyabonga Mbatha, Siphelele Magubane, Talent Chawapiwa, Sphamandla Nene, Mario Booysen, Siphiwe Tshabalala, Siphesihle Maduna, Siphelele Mthembu, Sicelo Mkhize, Tapelo Xoki, Tsepo Masilela, Thembela Sikhakhane, Bayanda Shangase, Somila Ntsundwana and Ntuthuko Madela.
The clash is scheduled for 20:15 on Saturday.