After AmaZayoni enjoyed an impressive start to the season, securing two wins and a draw in their opening three matches Muhsin Ertugral, Mpumalanga Black Aces coach, has been announced as winners of the Absa Premiership Coach for the month of August 2015.
The Turkish-born coach has performed exceptionally well in lifting the morale for some of the team after joining the club during the off-season.
Absa Premiership Player of the Month for August 2015 was named as Ajax Cape Town’s Prince Nxumalo. Nxumalo formerly of SuperSport United FC, Nxumalo has hit the back of the net three times, in the two wins for Ajax thus far. He is currently the leading Absa Premiership goal scorer with three goals.
The judging panel felt that the Durban-born striker has been head and shoulders above his peers during this early part of the campaign. Not only has he banged in the goals, Nxumalo also allows his teammates to feed off him as the target man, which has worked wonders for Ajax.
As proud sponsors of the Absa Premiership, Absa is pleased with the great start to the season that has seen football followers witness some amazing goals, while not forgetting the important roles Ertugral and Nxumalo have played in their team’s dominant performances in this early stage of the campaign.