Siyabonga Ngezana: This is for you chairman!

Siyabonga Ngezana: This is for you chairman!
Siyabonga Ngezana of Kaizer Chiefs celebrates goal during the Absa Premiership 2017/18 match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs at Loftus Versveld Stadium in Pretoria, South Africa on 17 October 2017 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

by Bertin Basson

Wednesday Oct 18, 2017. 08:55

Having bagged the man-of-the-match accolade on his senior team debut, Siyabonga Ngezana was quick to dedicate he award to the Kaizer Chiefs chairman.

Mr Kaizer Motaung, who celebrated his birthday on the 16th of October, watched on as his troops defeated Mamelodi Sundowns 2-1 to move up to third sport on the Absa Premiership log standings on Tuesday.


"This is a present to the chairman, he turned 73 years old [on Monday] and the celebration was also dedicated to him," said Ngezana.

"I am taking it game by game - step by step. I am not rushing anything, credit to my teammates, this for them.

"The head coach told be that I must remain calm, that we are not the answers, but that we as young players are rather the solutions. That we must keep on going, every point is crucial," the teenage defender concluded.

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