1. Siyabonga Eugene Nonvete was born on the 2nd December 1977.
2. Siyabonga Nonvetewas born in the township of kwaMashu north of Durban in the Kwa-Zulu Natal
3. He started playing as a striker for the Durban-based lower league club Durban Cosmos in 1994,
4. Siyabonga Nonvete made his first appearances in the Premier Soccer League, playing alongside later Bafana Bafana striker Sibusiso Zuma..
5. In July 1998, he moved on to become a part of the striking force of Kaizer Chiefs
6. Nomvethe moved abroad in 2001.
8. In 2002 he was selected to play for South Africa at the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
9. Siyabonga Nonvete is a practising Hindu, having converted in 2007.
10. He has currently scored 16 goals for South Africa..