MAHIKENG MAIL-MAHIKENG: The South African Football Association (SAFA) and sports betting operator, Hollywoodbets, honoured the outstanding performances of the 2021 Hollywoodbets Super League with a glamourous awards ceremony taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre, on Saturday.
With the South African National Women’s League having signed on its first-ever commercial partner, the Hollywoodbets Super League is now able to give female football players an opportunity to showcase their skills and give their audiences an opportunity to see their heroes in action.
The awards night promises to shine a spotlight on the incredible sporting talent in this hugely popular women’s league, as well as provide some fun and incredible rewards for the players, coaches and administrators.
With Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC winning the 2021 season and going unbeaten for a second season running, the evening holds much excitement for the team. The star players can also look forward to receiving prizes which will be awarded to respective winners on the night.
The list of esteemed nominees and winners are: Player of the season Andisiwe Mgcoyi (Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC); Bambanani Mbane (Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC) and Sibulele Holweni (UWC Ladies).
Coach of the season is Ciara Picco (JVW FC); Jerry Tshabalala (Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC) and Thinasonke Mbuli (UWC Ladies FC).
Goalkeeper of the season was Asa Rabalao (Mamelodi Sundowns); Regirl Ngobeni (UWC Ladies FC) and Victoria Muroa (TUT Ladies FC).
Young player of the season were Ayanda Mkhize (Durban Ladies); Cimone Sauls (JVW FC) and Nthabiseng Majiya (Richmond Ladies FC).
Top goal scorers was Andisiwe Mgcoyi (Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC) and Nompumelelo Nyandeni (JVW FC).