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  • Steven Pienaar of Bidvest Wits during the MTN8 quarterfinal match between Bidvest Wits and Golden Arrows on the 11 August 2017 at Bidvest Stadium © Sydney Mahlangu /BackpagePix

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    Bidvest Wits signs SA football great Steven Pienaar

    Pienaar started his career at Ajax Cape Town before moving overseas to join Ajax Amsterdam in 2001. He then spent the last 16 years of his career in Europe, lending his skills to teams such as Everton, Tottenham and Hotspur. He is now back home and joins the Clever Boys under a one-year contract with […]

  • Elias Pelembe of Bidvest Wits during the pre season friendly match between Ajax Cape Town and Bidvest Wits  at Ikamva, Cape Town on 15 July 2017 ©Chris Ricco/BackpagePix

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    Bidvest Wits ready to defend the title

    As a senior player in the club, Elias Pelembe has started enough seasons to know what it takes when you leave the locker room – preparation, calm and finesse. “We have been working hard and we are excited for the first game. Defending the title is important to us, but even more important is to […]

  • Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits during 2017 MTN8 Bidvest Wits Training Session at Sturrock Park, Johannesburg South Africa on 08 August 2017 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

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    Hlatshwayo - “We do it for the fans”

    For Hlatshwayo, the 2016/17 season was the first time he tasted the glory of the podium and he is determined that it be more than a one-time deal. “Every player is looking forward to the game against Golden Arrows. Pre-season was tough mentally and physically, but this means the team is sharp and ready for […]

  • Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits during the 2017 February goal of the month and Player of the Month Awards at PSL Offices on 10 April 2017 ©Aubrey Kgakatsi/BackpagePix

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    Gavin Hunt awakened my inner beast

     “Moving from Ajax Cape Town to Bidvest Wits, Gavin has definitely brought something out in me that I didn’t know I had. Gavin is a coach with character and he brings something out of all the players. He awakened the beast in me,” said Hlatswayo. It is an honour both for Tyson and the club […]

  • Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits during the Absa Premiership 2016/17 game between Bidvest Wits and Highlands Park at Bidets Wits Stadium  on 23 November 2016 © Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

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    Bidvest Wits extends Thulani Hlatshwayo's Contract

    Bidvest Wits CEO, Jose Ferreira, stated: “I am delighted that Tyson has committed his immediate future to the club. As club captain, Tyson has all the credentials and qualities that all our young players aspire to. I have no doubt that he will become another legend of South African football.” Thulani Hlatshwayo stated: “I’m very […]

  • Phakamani Mahlambi of Bidvest Wits celebrates a goal during the Absa Premiership match between  Bidvest Wits  anated Free State Stars on the 17 December 2016 at Bidvest Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

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    Bidvest Wits extends Phakamani Mahlambi's Contract

    Bidvest Wits CEO, Jose Ferreira, stated: “Phakamani is one of the most talented players in the long and proud history of this club. He personifies our strong and firm commitment to the development of young players and to provide them with the opportunities to play at the highest level, both locally and at international level. […]

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    Bidvest Wits new signing

    Bidvest Wits is pleased to announce that it has secured the services of Chris Ejike Uzoenyi on a short-term contract until the end of the season, with options.   Chris Uzoenyi is the second signing for Bidvest Wits for this second half of the season, after the signing of Granwald Scott, and we wish him […]

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    Bidvest Wits have a spring in their step

    Some of the activities that the players will partake in are gym sessions, training, friendly matches and of course team meetings. One of the most important things on Coach Gavin Hunts agenda is to bring the team together and focus on fitness and match readiness. There are two transfer windows in every season and often […]

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    Bidvest Wits signs two new players

    Jose Ferreira, Chief Executive Officer of Bidvest Wits, stated: “Granwald Scott joins Bidvest Wits as a free agent from SK Slovan Bratislava (to whom he was permanently transferred and sold by Ajax Cape Town in January 2016), whilst Thato Tlhone joins us on a ‘pre contract’ and as a free agent, after his current contract […]

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    Clever Boys give back

    The festive season is upon us and for most, it is a joyful time of year. Bidvest Wits partnered with the Look Forward Creativity Centre to add a festive cheer for some young children. The Look Forward Creativity Centre aims to provide quality care, education, counselling and support to abandoned, orphaned and neglected children brought […]

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    Bidvest Wits sign a new defender

    The start of a new week came with fantastic news for the Bidvest Wits family as we welcomed newly signed Siboniso Gaxa. Welcome to the family Gaxa and we look forward to you adding your defensive skills to the Clever Boys backline.