Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club (simply known as Sundowns) is a South African professional football club based in Mamelodi, Pretoria, in the province of Gauteng. For decades, the club has been topping the list of the best teams in the PSL, with stars from all over the world. It currently has a squad of 36 players, of which 16 are national team players and 9 are foreign players. Andile Jali is the captain of Mamelodi Sundowns, and the following are the current players on the best team.
That same year, ownership of the club passed into the hands of Standard Bank, which regained the club from Zola Mahobe. In 2004, mining magnate Patrice Motsepe bought a 51% stake in the club and subsequently took full control of the club by buying the remaining shares, thus becoming the sole owner and shareholder of the club. Mamelodi Sundowns has the ambition to become the most admired and loved sports team on the African continent, with a strong focus on building a world-class youth academy that develops local players. In 1969, Ingle Jinx Sigh, one of the founding players of the Sundowns and later owner of Marabastad Sundowns and Pretoria City (which later became Supersport United), decided to sell the club to Dr.
Sundowns Football Club, which originated in Marabastad, a cosmopolitan area in the northwest of the financial district of Pretoria in the early sixties, where it was formed by a group of young residents in the area.
The Mamelodi Sundowns FootballClub (simply known as Sundowns) is a South African professional football club based in Mamelodi, Pretoria, in the province of Gauteng, that plays in the Premier Soccer League, the first division of the South African football league system. With the club's dominance in South African and international football, some of the Mamelodi Sundowns players became club legends. Mamelodi Sundowns is a professional football club located in Mamelodi, Pretoria, in the Gauteng province of South Africa.
However, the club was unable to defend the Ohlsson challenge and the title of the eight best in BP and the Tuane era came to an end, with Angelo Tsichlas leading the team as provisional coach until the club named Trott Moloto and, shortly after, Stan Lapot. The Sundowns qualified for the continental title for the first time in the 1994 African Cup of Champions Clubs, but lost to AS Vita Club in the second round. Under the tutelage of Screamer Tshabalala, the Sundowns played an entertaining and effective style of soccer that became known as The Shoe Shine and Piano.
Mamelodi Sundowns Football Clubis a South African professional football club based in the capital, Tshwane.
Mamelodi Sundowns' journey to the pinnacle of African football has given rise to one of the continent's most emblematic brands. The Sundowns is owned by South African business magnate Patrice Motsepe and is one of the most valuable clubs in Africa, by market value. They also hold the combined record for three National Football League championships, making it South Africa's most successful football club in the modern era. Mamelodi Sundowns has many names, but there is a belief that unites the club, the community and the fans.