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SuperSportBet announces our new lineup of brand ambassadors
SuperSportBet is proud to announce our partnership with soccer greats Jimmy Tau and Phumedzo Manenzhe. Jimmy Tau, a football Icon, earned a repuation for his unparalleled career in professional football, garnering accolades galore. Phumedzo Manenzhe left an Indelible mark on the South African football scene with his Incredible goal scoring ability. We are eagerly anticipating their presence on the The Playbook show, brought to you by SuperSportBet, where they will share their invaluable insights and captivating stories, making every moment of the game even more enthralling.
“As a public figure, I make a point of working with brands that share and promote my love of all things sport-related.”
Jimmy Tau, a South African football star, has had an incredible journey. With his dazzling skills, unrelenting passion, and natural leadership ability, he has made an enormous contribution to the beautiful game. Tau had a big effect during his time with Kaizer Chiefs, one of South Africa’s most prominent clubs, when he led the squad and helped them win multiple league titles and cups. He has also gained multiple caps for the South African national team, proudly serving his country on the world scene.
“We all know someone who thinks they know exactly how a game will end, before it begins. But if there’s one thing in sport I know is true, is that anything can happen! That’s what makes it so thrilling!”
Phumudzo Manenzhe was born and bred in South Africa, and his name has come to represent passion, talent, and an undying love for the beautiful game. Phumudzo Manenzhe made a name for himself in South African football history with his lightning-quick pace and superb goal-scoring talents. Manenzhe’s career highlights include representing the Orlando Pirates, Platinum Stars, Moroka Swallows, and other prestigious teams. Off the pitch, Manenzhe is committed to motivating and coaching aspiring footballers, passing on his expertise and experience to the next generation.
We are thrilled to collaborate with Neil Andrews, Thato Moeng, and Thomas Mlambo, three outstanding individuals who have left an incredible mark in the sports industry. Neil Andrews, a respected sports presenter, has earned accolades for his insightful analysis and ability to bring the excitement of the game to life. Thato Moeng, a talented sports journalist, has set herself apart with her exceptional storytelling skills and deep passion for sports. Thomas Mlambo, a revered sports anchor, has captivated audiences with his charismatic personality and ability to connect with viewers. We eagerly anticipate their involvement in The Playbook Show, brought to you by SuperSportBet, where their wealth of knowledge and unparalleled talent will undoubtedly take viewers on an extraordinary sports tourney.
“I’ve always been passionate about sport… and drawn to passionate brands!”
Thato Moeng Sibiya is a South African sports broadcaster, journalist, content creator, voice-over artist, and host. The brilliant and stylish sports presenter began her career at YFM before moving to 5FM as the station’s first black female sports reporter from 2011 until 2014. She has made leaps and bounds in sports, which is a male-dominated industry. Her career highlights include hosting Thursday Night Live with Robert Marawa and two major football events: the 2017 FIFA Confederation Cup and the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
“I know first-hand what it feels like to have skin in the game…and there’s nothing that comes close to the thrill of it!”
Thomas Mlambo is a South African-born radio and television personality. He worked for SuperSport from 1998 to 2013. Thomas joined SABC Sport from 2013 until 2022, before returning to SuperSport that same year. During his time with SuperSport, Mlambo anchored many football properties and magazine shows. He gained prominence and covered the World Cup of 2006 in Germany. The sports personality was the host of the 2010 FIFA Soccer World Cup.
“You’ve heard that something big was coming… and I’m thrilled to be a part of it.”
Neil has over 20 years of sports broadcasting experience, beginning as an announcer, racing commentator, and journalist for the Cape Turf Clubs. Neil worked at M-Net as the ION Programme Manager from 1991 to 2000. Neil Andrews conducted research, created, and launched Sports Betting in South Africa, as well as serving as Executive Producer and Host for Superliet AM and The Ruling Price. Neil is the primary broadcast anchor for SuperSport and has covered events such as the Louries World Sports Awards in Monte Carlo, Monaco, the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sevens, and the Pilsner Urquell SuperSport Shoot-Out.
Catch The Playbook on DStv from the 26th January, and get the lowdown on the upcoming weekends’ sporting events. The show will offer tips and stats for both new and experience bettors and you can watch our ambassadors take their bets, to win – or lose – who will be the best bettor in town?
The announcement was made by Kaizer Chiefs Football Club since they are also part of the betting company of SuperSport.