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.
Thami Sangweni will lead the Chilli boys as captain this season. James Okwuosa will be his vice. pic.twitter.com/JgxjQRlRg4
— Chippa United FC (@ChippaUnitedFC) August 17, 2016