Bafana Bafana

Senong backs Twala to shine

2015-07-14 11:00
William Twala (Supplied)
William Twala (Supplied)

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana assistant coach, Thabo Senong, believes that William Twala can become an influential player at national level.

Twala featured in Bafana’s last game against Mauritius and put in a decent performance as they won 2-0 on the day and 5-0 on aggregate.

Senong believes that the wide-player has all that it takes to become an important member of coach Shakes Mashaba’s squad.

“This player has got body feints, he’s got the element of surprise so he can always cause the opposition trouble,” Senong said to Sport24.

“You never know if he is playing in a wide left position or in the inside channel.

“He’s the kind of player that we need, he’s highly mobile, highly technical – in the mould of Oupa Manyisa.”

Senong and Mashaba have recently come under scrutiny for their selection policy but the assistant coach remains steadfast in his belief that all players from all clubs deserve a look in at national level.

“It is important to give such players a chance because he contributed so much for Chippa United.

“He’s still adapting to international football but we believe that he can become a very influential midfielder in South African football,” he concluded.

Read more on:    bafana bafana  |  psl  |  thabo senong  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.