Orlando Pirates FC produced a lot of top quality stars who went on to be the best players for the team and the national team Bafana Bafana. Teko Modise, Tlou Segolela, Thulasizwe Mbuyane, Lennox Bacela, and a lot more players went through the Orlando Pirates structures before playing abroad and other PSL teams.
Teko Modise of Mamelodi Sundowns just acquired himself a new football medal from the CAF Champions League and he has also scored one of the now deals for himself in being the new man behind the promotion of VW car. Teko is known for his love for cars, and he has driven only the best when it comes to luxurious vehicles. That’s not about to change anytime soon – he recently received a new ride after becoming a brand ambassador for Volkswagen. Can you guess what it is?
The Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder has been spotted driving around in a Golf GTI after his assets were reportedly seized by the banks, and he has since become a public figure for the German brand.
“The General” took to Instagram to post short Instagram stories of the event, before posting a snap of a car with his name all over it. It is said to be worth just about R410 000.
Long-time friend Siphiwe Tshabalala, who is sponsored by Lexus, was also present at the event to support Teko on his big day. The two friends were together for the rest of the day during the function.
The former Orlando Pirates right winger is currently playing for his new team in his home town of Polokwane. Polokwane City gave Tlou Segolela an 18 month contract which enables him to start playing for the tem now as he is a free agent after parting ways with Platinum Stars last season.
Gautrain as he is popularly known to football lover around South Africa is now a happy man and has been training with Orlando Pirates since parting ways with Platinum Stars. He was also linked with a return to Pirates but things didn’t work out for him after the arrival of Muhsin Ertugral at Pirates. He is now playing for Polokwane City and ready for selection once the league resumes after the AFCON which will be played in Gabon.
Segolela was once PSL defenders’ nightmare as he was full of speed going forward and was always giving his markers headaches throughout the entire 90 minutes. He was also part of the Bafana Bafana squad that managed to beat Egypt for the very first time.
Segolela impressed the Polokwane City coach Luc Eymael during his trials at the team and was considered one of the best signees by the coach. He is ready for action and cannot wait for the league to resume. Polokwane City are currently lying fifth in the PSL log and is doing well under the Belgian Eymael.
He will be playing for the first time for his home team and is looking forward to help the team finish the season in a much desirable position. With his experience, the Polokwane City team will benefit a lot and will create more scoring opportunities.
These star players were fans’ best players and entertained them week in and week out while donning the black and white jersey.