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Jerry Sikhosana

Jerry Sikhosana
Personal information
Date of birth (1969-06-08) 8 June 1969
Place of birth Tembisa, South Africa
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)[1]
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Retired
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1991 Giant Blackpool
1992–1993 Witbank Aces 43 (7)
1993–1998 Orlando Pirates 107 (42)
1999 Yunnan Hongta 22 (13)
1999–2000 AmaZulu 7 (1)
2000–2001 Orlando Pirates 18 (2)
2001–2002 Tembisa Classic 2 (2)
2002–2003 City Sharks Johannesburg
National team
1996-1998 South Africa 10 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (goals)

Jerry Sikhosana (born 8 June 1969 in Tembisa[2]) is a South African former football player. Playing mostly of his career at Orlando Pirates, he was an assumed Pirates' fierce rival Kaizer Chiefs fan, but also had great performances for his team at the Soweto derbies. He was nicknamed "Legs of Thunder" after a champion racehorse after a champion racehorse which was a character on a South African TV series, has earned himself a legendary status at Orlando Pirates as a formidable goal poacher in the 1990s.

In 1999, he joined Chinese side Yunnan Hongta, but left the club after only two months due to a problem with his signing-on fee. He is highly Recommend when it comes too spotting talent he has Discovered Household players Teko Modise and Thabo Matlaba.

On his last Occupation he Coached a Vodacom League side owned by Kwazee Mpumlwana.

International Career

He played for South Africa national football team and was part of the squad that travelled to France for the 1998 FIFA World Cup. [3]

References

  1. ^ http://www.worldftball.net/spieler_profil/jerry-sikhosana/
  2. ^ http://www.soccerladuma.co.za/campaigns/view_player/1/21482
  3. ^ 1998 FIFA World Cup – South Africa Squad

External links

  • Jerry Sikhosana at National-Football-Teams.com
  • Legends Corner: Jerry Sikhosana's double life as fan and player
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