Highlands Park midfielder Reneilwe Letsholonyane has
appealed to all South African footballers to take their individual training
With all sporting activities suspended ahead of Thursday
night's lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus, all players have been sent
The 37-year-old former Bafana Bafana player, who has played
for a number of clubs including Kaizer Chiefs and SuperSport United during an
illustrious career, also wants players to properly manage their personal
Letsholonyane told the Sowetan: "I think we all know
that this is not a normal situation we are in at the moment‚ so I'm expecting
players to take full responsibility and look after themselves.
"They must stay fit and be ready to return to action
when it is decided that the league is going to resume," said the
37-year-old former Bafana Bafana playmaker.
"My advice to players would be to continue training and
follow the programmes they were given by the clubs."
He said: "They must also eat and drink things that will
supplement their bodies after their work-out sessions.
"It's time to show
maturity from both the experienced and younger players‚ everyone must grow up
and respect their jobs.
"It is very difficult to perform at your best when you
are not fit‚ so fitness matters."
- TEAMtalk media