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Siboniso Gaxa

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Full name  Siboniso Gaxa
Playing position  Right back
2001–2002  NMMU
Role  Football player
Weight  76 kg
Place of birth  Durban, South Africa
Number  5
Name  Siboniso Gaxa
Height  1.85 m
Career start  2001
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Date of birth  (1984-04-06) 6 April 1984 (age 31)
Education  University of Port Elizabeth
Current teams  Kaizer Chiefs F.C. (#5 / Defender), South Africa national football team (Defender)
Similar People  Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Bernard Parker, Katlego Mphela, Anele Ngcongca, Stuart Baxter

Siboniso Gaxa and Itumeleng Khune - MTN8 Semi Final

Siboniso Gaxa [ˈɡɑːǁɑː] (born 6 April 1984 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal) is a South African football defender who currently plays for Kaizer Chiefs F.C. and South Africa.



He hails from KwaMashu, Durban. He was given the nickname "Pa" which means "father" in Afrikaans because when was a child he behaved like an adult. He was always very mature.

Club career

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Gaxa attended the University of Port Elizabeth, which at that time had a football team controlled by Danish side F.C. Copenhagen. However, he was not one of the in total three players, Elrio van Heerden, Lee Langeveldt and Bongumusa Mthethwa, who made it from the FCK-UPE Academy to F.C. Copenhagen. He is managed by ExtraTime S.L..

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In 2002, he moved to Supersport United, where he stayed for six seasons, before joining Mamelodi Sundowns in 2008. In 2010 he moved to Belgian club Lierse. After the 2011–12 season, he was released by the team. On 15 May 2012 Gaxa signed a three-year contract for Kaizer Chiefs with the option to renew for one year.

International career

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Gaxa made his international debut in a 2006 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Cape Verde on 4 June 2005. He was part of South Africa's squad at the 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup, 2006 African Cup of Nations, 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2010 FIFA World Cup.

Supersport United

  • MTN 8 – 2004
  • Nedbank Cup – 2005
  • Premier Soccer League – 2007/08
  • Kaizer Chiefs

  • Premier Soccer League – 2012/13
  • Nedbank Cup – 2013
  • Carling Black Label – 2013
  • MTN 8 – 2014
  • References

    Siboniso Gaxa Wikipedia