Monday Jun 07, 2021. 17:00
Peter Shalulile was the big winner at the 2021 PSL Awards on Sunday evening.
The Namibia international enjoyed a terrific first season at Mamelodi Sundowns and played an integral role in their run to a fourth successive league crown.
Shalulile scored 22 goals (15 in the league) and assisted a further eight in 39 appearances across all competitions.
The 27-year-old won both the 2020/21 PSL Footballer of the Season and DStv Premiership Player’s Player of the Season awards.
The PSL Footballer of the Season is voted exclusively by the Premier Division coaches while the DStv Premiership Player’s Player of the Season is chosen by players.
Bafana Bafana record goalscorer and current AmaZulu head coach, Benni McCarthy, was voted the DStv Premiership Coach of the Season after guiding Usuthu to a second place finish, their highest ever placement in the league.
Furthermore, former Uganda Cranes captain and Mamelodi Sundowns shot-stopper Denis Onyango won the DStv Premiership Goalkeeper of the Season gong. Onyango kept an incredible 15 clean sheets in 25 league matches.
Full list of winners:
PSL Footballer of the Season – Peter Shalulile (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv Premiership Player’s Player of the Season – Peter Shalulile (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv Premiership Coach of the Season – Benni McCarthy (AmaZulu FC)
DStv Premiership Young Player of the Season (under 21) – Evidence Makgopa (Baroka FC)
DStv Premiership Goalkeeper of the Season – Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv Premiership Defender of the Season – Njabulo Ngcobo (Swallows FC)
DStv Premiership Midfielder of the Season – Themba Zwane (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv Premiership Goal of the season – Teboho Mokoena (SuperSport United) vs Stellenbosch FC
DStv Premiership Top Goalscorer – Bradley Grobler (SuperSport United) – 16 Goals
MTN8 Last Man Standing – Deon Hotto (Orlando Pirates)
Nedbank Cup Most Promising Player (Under 23) – Khanyisa Mayo (Richards Bay)
Nedbank Cup Player of the Tournament – Washington Arubi (Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila)
DSTV DISKI CHALLENGE REWIRED
DStv Diski Challenge Rewired Player of the Tournament – Siyanda Nyanga (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv Diski Challenge Rewired Top Goal Scorer/s
– Taahir Goedeman (Cape Town City)- 6 goals
– Kamohelo Hoala (Kaizer Chiefs)- 6 goals
– Asanda Buthelezi (Maritzburg United)- 6 goals
– Boitumelo Radiopane (Orlando Pirates)- 6 goals
PSL CHAIRMAN’S AWARD
– Isilo Samabandla, King Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuzulu
– General Bantu Holomisa