Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Lebohang Maboe has
explained that hard work has helped him fit in so quickly at the club, after
his move from Maritzburg United.
Maboe, who is in the Bafana Bafana squad for the games
against Nigeria and Paraguay, has adjusted to life extremely quickly with the
It was thought in some quarters the forward may struggle in
a star-studded Sundowns outfit after leaving the Team of Choice for Chloorkop in
August, however, he has featured in every single game in 2018/19.
The 24-year-old told reporters: "I was expecting it
actually, knowing the fact that I am working hard on and off the field, so it's
something that I expected. I was just waiting for that one opportunity and when
I got it I did not disappoint.
"It's [about] believing in your ability and believing
how good you are that keeps you on the field, and keeps the coach believing. I
believe in myself and that's why I am playing.
Adding of the improvements he is seeking in his game, the
young star concluded: "I need to be clinical in front of goals and make
the right decisions in the final third."
Maboe has two goals and two assists for the Pitso
Mosimane-coached team this season and will no doubt be hoping to add more in