AmaZulu announced a newly structured youth development academy staff made up of former PSL players like Reneilwe Letsholonyone, Mbulelo Mabizela and Andile Cele.
Club director, Mfundo Zungu, says the club intentional with the recruitment process.
“One of president Sandile Zungu’s wishes, among results, achievements and winning trophies by 2032 which is the club’s centenary year, the majority of the squad must be home-grown talent.”
“We were very intentional with the recruitment process of the people we have brought in.
We wanted good and qualified people who believe in the vision and want to be here for the long-term.
We want to use a science backed approach and we intend to mirror what we’ve studied, be it from the first team and international academies to yield favourable outcomes for AmaZulu,” said Zungu.
New Youth coaching staff:
Aubrey Vilakazi, Goalkeeper Coach
Andile Cele: U19 Head Coach
Reneilwe Letsholonyane: U17 Head Coach
Amanda Sithole: U17 Assistant Coach, Fitness & Conditioning Trainer
Brice Petersen: U15 Head Coach
Taoni Banda: U15 Assistant Coach
Nqoba Mdladla: U13 Head Coach
Mbulelo Mabizela: U13 Assistant Coach