Veli Mothwa capped has been appointed as Bafana Bafana captain for the COSAFA Cup and has been mentored by the legendary Benni McCarthy.
The Amazulu goalkeeper was nominated as the most effective three goalkeepers within the 2020/21 DStv Premiership.
MOTHWA’S MAGNIFICENT SEASON UNDER MCCARTHY
The captaincy armband is the cherry on high of a really unbelievable and life-changing season for Mothwa.
McCarthy’s first-choice goalkeeper lead from the entrance together with his performances on the pitch. The Bafana Bafana icon had a transparent affect on his AmaZulu keeper.
Albeit in utterly completely different positions, there are placing similarities of their attitudes and mindset. McCarthy backed himself towards the percentages and was rewarded for his confidence.
To today, McCarthy remains to be the one South African participant to have ever received the UEFA Champions League.
Successful the European membership event with Porto again in 2004 and was coached by Jose Mourinho, a legend of the sport.
Now, Mothwa is led by McCarthy and his confidence has taken him all the best way to the nationwide facet. He’s the person set to captain Bafana Bafana within the COSAFA Cup. Mothwa’s bravery was key to his facet’s success this season.
AmaZulu has made historical past, ending above each Soweto giants for the primary time. Finishing their highest ever end within the PSL after ending second.
McCarthy might not be part of the present nationwide set-up however the classes he has taught Mothwa will carry via to the nationwide facet.
Mothwa has gained knowledge and confidence from McCarthy.