The Clever Boys

Bidvest Wits Senior Team

Shot Stoppers

  • Jean-Pierre Van Der Merwe
    Jean-Pierre Van Der Merwe
    40
  • Thakasani Mbanjwa
    Thakasani Mbanjwa
    01
  • Moeneeb Josephs
    Moeneeb Josephs
    16
  • Jethren Barr
    Jethren Barr
    36
Jean-Pierre Van Der Merwe
40

Full Name: Jean-Pierre Van Der Merwe

Date of birth: 12 September 1992

Birth Place: Pretoria, Gauteng

Position: Goal Keeper

Joined Bidvest Wits: August 2015

From which Club: GWU Colonials

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 40

Height: 1,86 m

Thakasani Mbanjwa
01

Full Name: Thakasani Minenhle Mbanjwa

Date of birth: 7 May 1996

Birth Place:

Position: Goal Keeper

Joined Bidvest Wits: January 2015

From which Club: University of Pretoria FC.

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 01

Height: 1,90 m

Moeneeb Josephs
16

Full Name: Moeneeb Josephs

Date of birth: 19 May 1980

Birth Place: Cape Town, Western Cape

Position: Goal keeper

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2013

From which Club: Pirates

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 16

Height: 1.84m

Jethren Barr
36

Full Name: Jethren Keith Barr

Date of birth: 13 September 1995

Birth Place: Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal

Position: Goalkeeper

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2012

From which Club: Bidvest Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 36

Height: 1,84 m

Backline

  • Bongani Khumalo
    Bongani Khumalo
    04
  • S’fiso Hlanti
    S’fiso Hlanti
    13
  • Tebogo Moerane
    Tebogo Moerane
    38
  • Thulani Hlatshwayo
    Thulani Hlatshwayo
    03
  • Siyabonga Nhlapo
    Siyabonga Nhlapo
    20
  • Onismor Bhasera
    Onismor Bhasera
    24
  • Nazeer Allie
    Nazeer Allie
    02
  • Markus Lecki
    Markus Lecki
    05
  • Dillon Sheppard
    Dillon Sheppard
    29
  • Buhle Mkhwanazi
    Buhle Mkhwanazi
    15
Bongani Khumalo
04

Full Name: Bongani Sandile Khumalo

Date of birth: 6 January 1987

Birth Place: Manzini, Swaziland

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: January 2016

From which Club: Supersport United

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 04

Height: 1,89 m

S’fiso Hlanti
13

Full Name: Sifiso Sandile Hlanti

Date of birth: 1 May 1990

Birth Place: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: January 2016

From which Club: AmaZulu

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 13

Height: 1,81m

Tebogo Moerane
38

Full Name: Tebogo Moerane

Date of birth: 7 April 1995

Birth Place: Mookgophong, Limpopo

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: March 2014

From which Club: North West Shinning Stars

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 38

Height: 1,65 m

Thulani Hlatshwayo
03

Full Name: Thulani Hlatshwayo

Date of birth: 18 December 1989

Birth Place: Soweto, Gauteng

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: July 2014

From which Club: Ajax Cape Town

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 03

Height: 1,88 m

Siyabonga Nhlapo
20

Full Name: Siyabonga Nhlapo

Date of birth: 23 December 1988

Birth Place: Soweto, South Africa

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2013

From which Club: Jomo Cosmos

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 20

Height: 1.80m

Onismor Bhasera
24

Full Name: Onismor Bhasera

Date of birth: 7 January 1986

Birth Place: Mutare, Zimbabwe

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2013

From which Club: Plymouth Argyle

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 24

Height: 1.73m

Nazeer Allie
02

Full Name: Nazeer Allie

Date of birth: 23 May 1985

Birth Place: Cape Town, South Africa

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits:

From which Club: Ajax Cape Town

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 02

Height: 1.75 m

Markus Lecki
05

Full Name:

Date of birth:

Birth Place:

Position:

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From which Club:

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number:

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Dillon Sheppard
29

Full Name: Dillon Douglas Sheppard

Date of birth: 27 February 1979

Birth Place: Durban, South Africa

Position: Left-winger

Joined Bidvest Wits:

From which Club: Maritzburg United

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 29

Height: 1.80

Buhle Mkhwanazi
15

Full Name: Buhlebuyeza Mkhwanazi

Date of birth: 1 February 1990

Birth Place: Bloemfontein, Free State

Position: Defender

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2014

From which Club: Pretoria University

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 15

Height: 1.8 m

Midfield

  • Wangu Gome
    Wangu Gome
    06
  • Liam Jordan
    Liam Jordan
    34
  • Phumlani Ntshangase
    Phumlani Ntshangase
    41
  • Paseka Sekese
    Paseka Sekese
    26
  • Papy Faty
    Papy Faty
    17
  • Keaghan Jacobs
    Keaghan Jacobs
    14
  • Jabulani Shongwe
    Jabulani Shongwe
    22
  • Gerald Phiri
    Gerald Phiri
    08
  • Elias Pelembe
    Elias Pelembe
    11
  • Ben Motshwari
    Ben Motshwari
  • Abednego Mosiatlhaga
    Abednego Mosiatlhaga
    23
Wangu Gome
06

Full Name: Batista Wangu Gome

Date of birth: 13 February 1993

Birth place: Windhoek, Namibia

Position: Midfield

Joined Bidvest Wits: August 2015

From which Club: Civics FC Windhoek

Bidvest debut:

Jersey number: 06

Height: 1,58m

Liam Jordan
34

Full Name: Liam Jonathan Jordan

Date of birth: 30 July 1998

Birth Place: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Position: Midfield

Joined Bidvest Wits: January 2014

From which Club: Bidvest Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 34

Height: 1,85m

Phumlani Ntshangase
41

Full Name: Phumlani Nkosinathi Ntshangase

Date of birth: 24 December 1994

Birth Place: Durban, KwaZulu Natal

Position: Midfielder

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2013

From which Club: Bidvest Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 41

Height: 1.65m

Paseka Sekese
26

Full Name: Paseka Patrick Sekese

Date of birth: 1 April 1994

Birth Place: Welkom, South Africa

Position: Midfield

Joined Bidvest: 2015

From which Club: Bidvest Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 50

Height:

Papy Faty
17

Full Name: Faty Papy

Date of birth: 18 September 1990

Birth Place: Bujumbura, Burundi

Position: Midfield

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2012

From which Club: APR FC

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 17

Height: 1.77m

Keaghan Jacobs
14

Full Name: Keaghan Jacobs

Date of birth: 9 September 1989

Birth Place: Johannesburg, South Africa

Position: Midfeilder

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2015

From which Club: Livingston

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 14

Height: 1.73m

Jabulani Shongwe
22

Full Name: Jabulani Vusumuzi Shongwe

Date of birth: February 28, 1990

Birth Place: Witbank,Mpumalanga

Position: Midfeilder

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2014

From which Club: Mamelodi Sundowns

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 22

Height: 1,65 m

Gerald Phiri
08

Full Name: Gerald Phiri

Date of birth: 8 June 1993

Birth Place: Blantyre, Malawi

Position: Midfielder

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2015

From which Club: CAPS United F.C.

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number:

Height:

Elias Pelembe
11

Full Name: Elias Gaspar Pelembe

Date of birth: 13 November 1983

Birth Place: Maputo, Mozambique

Position: Right-winger

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2015

From which Club: Mamelodi Sundowns

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 11

Height: 1.73m

Ben Motshwari

Full Name: Ben Letlhogonolo Motshwari

Date of birth: 21 March 1991

Birth Place: Randfontein, Gauteng

Position: Midfeilder

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2014

From which Club: Trabzon F.C

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 30

Height: 1,72m

Abednego Mosiatlhaga
23

Full Name: Abednego Koeikantse Mosiatlhaga

Date of birth: 2 September 1994

Birth Place:

Position: Midfielder

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2015

From which Club: Bidvets Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 23

Height:

Forwards

  • Luvuyo Mkatshana
    Luvuyo Mkatshana
    39
  • James Keene
    James Keene
    28
  • Joaquim Lupeta
    Joaquim Lupeta
    31
  • Phakamani Mahlambi
    Phakamani Mahlambi
    27
  • Sibusiso Vilakazi
    Sibusiso Vilakazi
    10
  • Kris Bright
    Kris Bright
    09
  • Vincent Pule
    Vincent Pule
    12
  • Henrico Botes
    Henrico Botes
    19
  • Calvin Kadi
    Calvin Kadi
    25
  • Daine Klate
    Daine Klate
    07
Luvuyo Mkatshana
39

Full Name: Luvuyo Katlego Mkatshana

Date of birth: 20 April 1998

Birth Place:

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2016

From which Club: Bidvest Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 39

Height: 1,70 m

James Keene
28

Full Name: James Duncan Keene

Date of birth: 26 December 1985

Birth Place: Wells, England

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: January 2016

From which Club: Halmstads BK

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 28

Height: 1,79m

Joaquim Lupeta
31

Full Name: Joaquim Manuel Welo Lupeta

Date of birth: 24 March 1993

Birth Place: Lourinhã, Portugal

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: August 2015

From which Club: Vitória Setúbal

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 31

Height: 1,86 m

Phakamani Mahlambi
27

Full Name: Phakamani Lungisani Mahlambi

Date of birth: 12 September 1997

Birth Place: Johannesburg, Gauteng

Position: Midfield

Joined Bidvest Wits: July 2015

From which Club: Transnet School of Excellence

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 27

Height:

Sibusiso Vilakazi
10

Full Name: Sibusiso Vilakazi

Date of birth: 29 December 1989

Birth Place: Soweto, South Africa

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2009

From which Club: Bidvest Wits Academy

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 10

Height: 1,7m

Kris Bright
09

Full Name: Kris William Bright

Date of birth: 5 September 1986

Birth Place: Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand

Position: Striker

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2015

From which Club: Bharat FC

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number:

Height: 1.89m

Vincent Pule
12

Full Name:

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From which Club:

Bidvest Debut:

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Henrico Botes
19

Full Name: Henrico Botes

Date of birth: 24 December 1979

Birth Place: Rehoboth, Namibia

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2014

From which Club: Platinium Stars

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 21

Height: 1.89m

Calvin Kadi
25

Full Name: Calvin Matome Kadi

Date of birth: 12 December 1987

Birth Place: Polokwane, Limpopo

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2012

From which Club: Veria

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 25

Height: 1.82m

Daine Klate
07

Full Name: Daine Klate

Date of birth: 25 February 1985

Birth Place: Port Elizabeth, Easturn Cape

Position: Forward

Joined Bidvest Wits: 2015

From which Club: Orlando Pirates

Bidvest Debut:

Jersey Number: 07

Height: 1.69m