Premier Soccer League side Mamelodi Sundowns announce the return of former assistant coach Rulani Mokwena. Two years after his departure from the Pretoria side.
Mokwena went to learn elsewhere. Now he is back home. As Sundowns call him the “Prodigal Son”. He is expected to join the club at the end of this week after some sanitary prtocols.
“Mokwena will travel to Rustenburg to join the Brazilians in camp as soon as he has received the results for his COVID-19 test. If everything goes according to plan, he will join the team by the end of this week,” the Kabo Yellow club wrote on their website.
“The experienced Mokwena spent more than 3 years with Sundowns before embarking on a journey to coach some of the most competitive sides in the PSL. He also took the time to capacitate himself by travelling to Europe to study at the current EPL Champions, Liverpool.” Sundowns added.
Rulani Mokwena started in 2017 at Orlando Pirates as assistant manager and as interim coach in 2019.
Moreover, Mokwena made a short spell at Chippa United in early 2020. Now he will join Pitso Mosimane in achieving goals of the Brazilians.