Mashamaite gives Kaizer Chiefs award to Mathoho!

Tefu Mashamaite. Pic: Anesh Debiky/Gallo Images.

Tefu Mashamaite has given his Kaizer Chiefs Player of the Season Award to Eric Mathoho!

The 30 year old Amakhosi defender picked up R100 000 as Kaizer Chiefs’ Player of the Season, but immediately said he was giving the award to his central defensive partner Mathoho, who played along side him as Amakhosi romped to the Absa Premiership title.

Mashamaite also picked up another R50 000 as the Fans’ Player of the Season, and 20 000 more as the Player of the Month for February and May.

This is added to the R450 000 he won on Sunday, when he was named the Premier Soccer League Footballer of the Season, the Absa Premiership Players’ Player of the Season, and the Absa Premiership Defender of the Season.

Other winners at the Kaizer Chiefs awards on Wednesday included left back Tsepo Masilela, who won R50 000 as the Players’ Player of the Season, Mandla Masango, who won the Top Goalscorer of the Season and the Most Improved Player awards, and Mathoho, who won the Fair Play Award and the Online Player of the Season.



Player of the Season – Tefu Mashamaite (R100 000)

Fan Player of the Season – Tefu Mashamaite (R50 000)

Players’ Player of the Season – Tsepo Masilela (R50 000)

Most Improved Player of the Season – Mandla Masango (R25 000)

Top Goalscorer – Mandla Masango (R25 000)

KC Online Player of the Season – Eric Mathoho (R20 000)

Fair Play Award – Eric Mathoho (R20 000)

Goal of the Season – Reneilwe Letsholonyane (R20 000)

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