Local News 17.8.2016 11:55 am

Chippa appoint Sangweni as new captain

Thami Sangweni during the Absa Premiership match between Jomo Cosmos and Chippa United at Olen Park on November 22, 2015 in Potchefstroom, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Thami Sangweni during the Absa Premiership match between Jomo Cosmos and Chippa United at Olen Park on November 22, 2015 in Potchefstroom, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Chippa United have appointed midfielder Thami Sangweni as the club’s new captain for next season.

Sangweni will be assisted by James Okwuosa, who was confirmed as vice-captain of the team.

The midfielder will lead the Chill Boys for the first time when they welcome Free State Stars at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on August 23.

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# Team GP Pts
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2 Arrows 5 10
3 Orlando Pirates 4 8
4 Cape Town City 5 8
5 Polokwane City 5 8
6 Chippa United 3 7
7 Bidvest Wits 3 7
8 SuperSport United 5 6
9 Platinum Stars 4 5
10 Highlands Park 4 4
11 Maritzburg Utd 5 4
12 Baroka FC 5 4
13 Ajax Cape Town 4 2
14 Free State Stars 5 2
15 Sundowns 1 1
16 Bloem Celtic 3 1