I will be a great example – Shabba

Siphiwe Tshabalala of Kaizer Chiefs. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Kaizer Chiefs announced Siphiwe Tshabalala as the new captain to lead Amakhosi following the departure of Tefu Mashamaite last month.

Amakhosi have also formed a six men captains committee made up of Siboniso Gaxa, Willard Katsande, Morgan Gould, Tsepo Masilela, Reneilwe Letsholonyane and Lorenzo Gordinho which will be led by Shabba.

Speaking to the Kaizer Chiefs website, a delighted Tshabalala said “It is a great honour to be chosen to lead such a great Club. I am happy to form part of the illustrious names that captained Chiefs in the past.”

“I will do my best with the support of my colleagues,” continues Shabba. “We have a good squad of players who are qualified to lead the team. The quality and the leadership in the team makes me grateful to be a part of this great institution.”

“I will be a great example on and off the pitch,” continues Shabba. “I will have to do extra weight lifting and gain muscles to lift trophies for our supporters and the Club.” concludes Tshabalala.

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