JOHANNESBURG – The Durban University of Technology's (DUT) midfielder Ongeziwe Ndlangiza has replaced the injured Rachel Sebati in the Banyana Banyana squad.
Coach Desiree Ellis' team is currently preparing to play Jamaica at Durban's Moses Mabhida Stadium on Sunday (start at 3pm).
Sebati, who is studying at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) in Pretoria, had to pull out of the camp because of an injury.
The 29-year-old Ndlangiza has had some experience playing for her country and was part of the team that drew 2-2 with Chile in a friendly last October.
Midfielder Ongeziwe Ndlangisa of DUT has been called up to @Banyana_Banyana as a replacement for the injured Rachel Sebati of TUT-PTA who has been withdraw from the squad to face Jamaica on Sunday at the @MMStadium at 3pm @SAFA_net @BafanaBafana @SasolSA @SasolLeague pic.twitter.com/lm1knEuEv6— Banyana_Banyana (@Banyana_Banyana) April 4, 2019
She has also had success in club football overseas and became the first South African to play in Spain's main league when she signed for Malaga.
African News Agency (ANA)