Bafana Bafana

Zwane: Hard work pays off

2015-08-21 13:30
Themba Zwane and Bongikosi Ntuli (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana midfielder Themba Zwane has once again been selected for the squad to face Mauritania next month, and the Tembisa-born player says it's all down to hard work. 

Zwane told Sport24 that he had been working hard at Sundowns hence his inclusion in the national team.

"Every time you work hard you get rewards and this is my reward, for my hard work at Sundowns has brought me here," Zwane said.

“I just have to continue working hard and produce results both at club and the national team. 

“It's always great to play for your country.”

The 26-year-old midfielder featured in both of the Brazilians’ official games this season, starting against Platinum Stars in the 0-0 PSL draw, and was a substitute when they lost to Bloemfontein Celtic on penalties. Zwane was one of Sundowns’ penalty scorers on the night.

Last season Zwane played in 28 games in all domestic competitions, scoring three times.


What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy 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
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk


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

Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

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

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


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.