Sekhukhune United Football Club is delighted to announce the signings of the following players, (forwards) Justin Shonga from Egyptian side Ismaily SC, Evans Rusike from Supersport United FC, and Defender LuckyBoy Mokoena from TS Galaxy.
Born in Chipata, Zambia on the 5th November 1996 Justin Shonga (25) spent the last four years playing in South Africa for Orlando Pirates, Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila, and Cape Town City FC.
Evans Rusike, the 31-years old Zimbabwean international player, born in Chitungwiza. He started his career in 2010 with Kiglon before moving to Zimbabwe Saints in 2012.
LuckyBoy Mokoena (28) Born in Koppies, Mpumalanga on the12 December 1993. He started his youth football career with Mpumalanga Black Aces, Kaizer Chiefs, and Bidvest Wits, before playing senior football for Chippa United, Ubuntu Cape Town, Real Kings, Highlands Park and TS Galaxy. Mokoena played for South Africa (Amajita) in 2019.
Shonga said ‘It is an awesome feeling to be back in the DSTV Premiership. However, the environment is different from Ismaily in the Egyptian Soccer League. The Egyptian environment is conducive to focusing on football. South Africa is more suitable to play football because I feel at home. My main priority is to help the team to accumulate more points going forward to finish in a respectable position. I will work hard to get my form back so that I can contribute immensely to the team’s success.
Mokoena said that ‘he would like thank Sekhukhune United Technical Team and Management to be part of Sekhukhune United FC. He also indicated that he will work hard to contribute to the team’s success. His aim with the team is to win some silverware.
Rusike revealed that he is looking forward to the exciting season. He will do his best to ensure that Babina Noko stays where it belongs. he’s is excited to be part of Babina Noko’s family. However, he is going to work hard to maintain the good image of the team (Club).
Sekhukhune United Football Club would like to welcome Shonga, Mokoena, and Rusike to Babina Noko family