5 Things You Didn’t Know About Polokwane City Defender Thabiso Semenya! He is one of the few football players in the country who are still active in the PSL after the age of 35. Semenya has experienced some highs and lows both in his career and personal life. Check out these five facts about him.
1. He was born on the 17th of September 1982 in Moletjie, Polokwane.
2. Semenya used to work as a miner’s assistant in Barbeton, Mpumalanga whilst he was playing in the second division for local side City Stars.
3.. He lost his wife in a car accident back in March 2016 when he was driving to Royal Bafokeng Stadium to watch his then club, Platinum Stars, against Kaizer Chiefs.
4.. He helped his mother to start a taxi business back in his home town.
5. He is close friends with Baroka Stars’ Letladi Madubanya.