Rhulani Mokwena is the Assistant coach of the Orlando Pirates Football Club, a professional South African football club. The born and talented coach has surprised both South Africa and the World with his splendid performances.
Rhulani Mokwena Profile
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Rhulani Mokwena Education
His mother wanted him to study law upon completing matric but he convinced her that he wants to be a coach.
Rhulani Mokwena Family
He was born into the family of Julius Sono. His family is indeed football-loving, his father, uncle (Jomo Sono) and grandfather (Eric Bhamuza Sono) were all icons of football in South Africa.
Rhulani Mokoena Career
- At age 14 he has coached a team he was playing for called Fulham FC.
- He also coached under 13 of Fulham FC.
- Played for the Cosmos under-19s.
- Mokeona, has a diploma in Sports Science.
- His first professional job came when he was called by Calvin Johnson to assist him at Silver Stars now Platinum Stars in 2009.
- He has also assisted Steve Komphela while he was Silver Stars coach.
- He left Stars in 2010, to work for a company called Complete Footballers.
- Mokoena joined the Bloemfontein Celtic/Sporting Lisbon academy and spent only six (6) months.
- He joined Sundowns in 2011.
- He made it into Sundowns senior side in 2014 after a meeting with Patrice Motsepe.