On this week’s “Off the Pitch” feature Sli Xulu chats with AmaZulu first aid man Divan Augustyn on what he gets up to when not busy with his crucial career.
SX: How would you describe yourself?
DA: I am a very positive person; I enjoy life and love smiling. I also work very hard.
SX: As a youngster what did you want to be while growing up?
DA: I grew up in Cape Town from Primary School I wanted to be a Pilot and it was only when I was in High School that I wanted to be a Physiotherapist.
SX: What was your first job?
DA: I delivered newspapers in standard 1 and then from there I ended up being a bar man in high school. After that I opened my own business where I did massages. I also coached athletics during my whole study of 5 years for Primary school kids.
SX: Why Physio, especially in football?
DA: I remember watching Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspurs