Transfer:Sundowns Make a Splash with Signing of Winger Kodisang

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• Kodisang signs a long term deal with the South African giants

• Brazilians’ Squad depth revamption

• Mission title defence comes 2024/25 season

• Youngest player to grace PSL


Kodisang signs a long term deal with the South African giants

South African football club Mamelodi Sundowns has made waves in the transfer market by securing the services of talented winger Kobamelo Kodisang. The 24-year-old player, who hails from South Africa, has signed a lucrative five-year contract with the club, a move that has captured the attention of football fans and critics alike.

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Kodisang joins Mamelodi Sundowns from Moreirense, a top-tier team in the Primeira Liga in Portugal. Having honed his skills and showcased his talent in Europe, Kodisang now returns to his home country to represent one of the most successful clubs in South African football history.

In a statement following the announcement of his signing, Kodisang expressed his excitement about joining Mamelodi Sundowns. He praised the club for its greatness, ambition, and relentless pursuit of excellence, noting that it was these qualities that attracted him to the team.

“Mamelodi Sundowns is a great team, ambitious, and always aiming for the top,” Kodisang remarked. “I am thrilled to be joining such a prestigious club with a rich history of success. I look forward to contributing to the team’s continued growth and achieving great things together.”

Brazilians’ Squad depth revamption

Kodisang’s arrival at Mamelodi Sundowns adds depth and quality to the team’s attacking options, with his pace, skill, and creativity set to bolster the Brazilians’ offensive capabilities. His experience playing in a competitive league like the Primeira Liga in Portugal will undoubtedly serve him well as he transitions back to South African football.

Mission title defence comes 2024/25 season

As Mamelodi Sundowns prepares for the upcoming season and looks to defend their titles and compete on multiple fronts, the addition of Kobamelo Kodisang represents a significant step towards achieving their goals. Fans can expect to see the talented winger in action soon, as he aims to make his mark and help the club reach new heights of success.

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With the combination of Kodisang’s talent and Mamelodi Sundowns’ ambition, the stage is set for an exciting chapter in South African football as the Brazilians set their sights on conquering new frontiers both domestically and on the continent.

Youngest player to grace PSL

Kobamelo Kodisang a born of 28 August 1999, is a South African professional soccer player who has been playing as a right winger for Primeira Liga club Moreirense and the South Africa national football team. He became one of the youngest players to ever play in the Premier Soccer League when he made his debut at the age of 15 in August 2015.

From Seraleng to the World

Born in the small town of Seraleng (near Rustenburg), Kodisang was first discovered at the age of ten by Cavin Johnson, then-manager of Platinum Stars. He joined the youth team shortly after, and initially received media attention after an impressive performance at the 2014/15 MultiChoice Diski Challenge tournament, including scoring two goals to lead his team to a comeback win against Orlando Pirates.

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He was called up to the senior squad for the 2015–16 season, and made his professional debut on 26 August 2015, replacing Robert Ng’ambi after the 85th minute of a 2–0 win against Golden Arrows. At the age of 15 years, 363 days, he became one of the youngest players to ever play in the Premier Soccer League, and the youngest in the past six years.

Kodisang was signed by Portuguese club Sanjoanense on 28 September 2018 on a season-long loan deal. In mid-August 2019, he joined S.C. Braga B.

On 2 August 2022, Kodisang joined Moreirense in Liga Portugal 2 on a season-long loan, with an option to buy.

On 28 June 2023, after achieving promotion to the Primeira Liga, Moreirense announced the permanent signing of Kodisang on a four-year contract, for a reported fee of €500.000.

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