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Marks Maponyane Biography, Wiki, Age, Wife, Married, Son and Family

Marks Maponyane Biography

Marks Maponyane is a retired South African football player. He was born on 16 February 1962 and he is from Meadowlands in Soweto. He is currently an analyst at SABC and was South Africa’s analyst during the FIFA World Cup in 2006. He is also the Sales Executive at Adidas South Africa.
Maponyane is the all-time top goalscorer for Kaizer Chiefs with 85 goals. He joined Chiefs when he was 19 and started off by earning R600 a month. He scored on debut on 12 April 1981 against Leceister City in Eldorardo. He won the Footballer of the Year award in 1984 and 1987 with Chiefs. He captained the club from 1985 to 1988.
He had a 7-month spell with Vitoria Setubal. He also went on a 3-month trial to Grasshopper Zurich with Fani Madida during his spell. Maponyane left Chiefs for Dynamos in 1991. In 1993, he joined Orlando Pirates from which he won 1994 league title and African Champions league in 1995.
Maponyane made his debut for Bafana Bafana on 16 August 1992 in a 4-1 loss to Zimbabwe in an AFCON qualifier coming in the 52nd minute for Shane McGregor. He scored his first goal in his third international match in the 6th minute against Zimbabwe in an AFCON qualifier on 26 April 1993 but Benjamin Nkonjera equalised in the 82nd minute to make it 1-1. He scored his second and last goal for South Africa on 26 November 1994 in a 2-1 win over Ghana in the 11th minute. He played his last international on 26 April 1995 in a 3-1 win over Lesotho.

Marks Maponyane Age

He was born on 16 February 1962.

Marks Maponyane Wife – Marks Maponyane Married

He has been married since 1985 and has two sons, Katlego, and Masego.

Marks Maponyane Son

He has two sons, Katlego, and Masego. Masego, was voted Cosmopolitan Magazine’s Sexiest Man of the Year. Katlego is a snowboarder, and was one of the seven year old children selected in 1992 as part of the South African version of the Up Series.

Marks Maponyane Family

He has been married since 1985 and has two sons, Katlego, and Masego.