Mfundo Vilakazi Kaizer Chiefs

It appears as if Kaizer Chiefs wonderkid Mfundo Vilakazi has been banished from the club’s DStv Diski Challenge (DDC) team. Photo: Twitter @KaizerChiefs

Shock as Kaizer Chiefs teenage sensation Mfundo Vilakazi BANISHED

It appears as if Kaizer Chiefs wonderkid Mfundo Vilakazi has been banished from the club’s DStv Diski Challenge (DDC) team.

Mfundo Vilakazi Kaizer Chiefs

It appears as if Kaizer Chiefs wonderkid Mfundo Vilakazi has been banished from the club’s DStv Diski Challenge (DDC) team. Photo: Twitter @KaizerChiefs

It appears as if Kaizer Chiefs wonderkid Mfundo Vilakazi has been banished from the club’s DStv Diski Challenge (DDC) team.

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According to the Soccer Laduma website, Vilakazi had been demoted from the Amakhosi reserve side and has missed their last two matches against AmaZulu and Stellenbosch FC, respectively. 

Kaizer Chiefs’ DDC side beat AmaZulu 2-0, but lost 2-1 to Stellenbosch FC.

Vilakazi played for the Kaizer Chiefs under-17 side

The source added that ‘Obrigado’ was sent to train with the Soweto giant’s under-17 side where he featured in a match against Aces this past weekend.

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The news will come no doubt as a surprise to many after The South African website reported that Vilakazi had made a stunning debut for the Amakhosi reserves in January when he scored within minutes of coming off the bench in a 4-1 win over Chippa United. 

However, it seems coach Vela Khumalo isn’t of the same opinion that the youngster is ready to make the step up.

Reasons behind Khumalo’s decision to axe the teenager from the squad remain unclear.

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However, the Soccer Laduma source added that Khumalo felt it was best to distance Vilakazi from the rest of the squad for the time being. 

Vilakazi, still only 15-years-old, first came to prominence during last December’s Phillys Games in Tembisa while representing Doornkop Students

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