The Premier Soccer League (PSL) today announced the list of nominees for the 2020/21 PSL Awards which has seen Coach Benni McCarthy, Veli Mothwa, Tapelo Xoki and Makhehleni Makhaula, Lindokuhle Zungu (Reserves) each getting a nomination in different categories.
The awards will take place on Sunday, 06 June 2021 at 20h00 and will be live on the SuperSport PSL channel (202) and SABC.
Thabiso Kutumela (Maritzburg United), Peter Shalulile (Mamelodi Sundowns) and Themba Zwane (Mamelodi Sundowns) will battle for the 2020/21 PSL Footballer of the Season and the DStv Premiership Player’s Player of the Season awards.
Voting for the PSL Footballer of the Season is done by Premier Division coaches while the DStv Premiership Player’s Player of the Season category is voted for by the players in the Premier Division.
All the other categories were voted for by panels comprising of journalists and football commentators.
In the DStv Premiership Coach of the Season category, AmaZulu’s Benni McCarthy is up against Golden Arrows coach Mandla Ncikazi and the Mamelodi Sundowns duo of Manqoba Mngqithi and Rulani Mokwena.
DStv Premiership Coach of the Season
– Benni McCarthy (AmaZulu FC)
– Manqoba Mngqithi/Rhulani Mokwena (Mamelodi Sundowns)
– Mandla Ncikazi (Lamontville Golden Arrows)
DStv Premiership Young Player of the Season *(under 21)
– Bongokuhle Hlongwane (Maritzburg United)
– Kamogelo Mahlangu (TS Galaxy)
– Evidence Makgopa (Baroka FC)
DStv Premiership Goalkeeper of the Season
– Sifiso Mlungwana (Lamontville Golden Arrows)
– Veli Mothwa (AmaZulu FC)
– Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv Premiership Defender of the Season
– Mosa Lebusa (Mamelodi Sundowns)
– Njabulo Ngcobo (Swallows FC)
– Tapelo Xoki (AmaZulu FC)
DStv Premiership Midfielder of the Season
– Rivaldo Coetzee (Mamelodi Sundowns)
– Makhehleni Makhaula (AmaZulu FC)
– Themba Zwane (Mamelodi Sundowns)
DStv DISKI CHALLENGE
DStv Diski Challenge Rewired Player of the Tournament
– Lindokuhle Zungu (AmaZulu FC)
– Siyanda Nyanga (Mamelodi Sundowns)
– Boitumelo Radiopane (Orlando Pirates)