JOHANNESBURG – Banyana Banyana duo Jermaine Seoposenwe and Nothando Vilakazi have signed for Lithuania side Gintra Universitetas for the 2019 league season.
These are the first professional contracts for 25-year old Seoposenwe and 30-year old Vilakazi – they were signed from the Super Palace Falcons and Janine Van Wyk (JVW) FC respectively.
In a media statement, Gintra University said, “After lengthy negotiations, they have signed the two players who will now be available for selection in the Uefa Champions League.”
Gintra Universitetas is a Lithuanian women’s football club from Šiauliai. It is the team of the local Šiauliai University.
The club plays in the highest Lithuanian league, the A Lyga and has won 13 championship titles.