Dinaledi FC will take on Coastal United in the DSTV Compact Cup tomorrow afternoon. Striker Gift Motupa is looking forward to engaging with other players.
The format of this competition sees players from another team’s merge to form one squad. This means that players from opposing teams in the DSTV Premiership will become teammates, as rivals turn to allies.
The Mamelodi Sundowns striker will also earn some much-needed game time. He has become a bench warmer at Masandawana this season, with a first team place extremely tough to come by.
He will use this tournament as a platform to gain minutes in a competitive space.
“Firstly, I would love to thank the supporters for voting for us.” Motupa told the Mamelodi Sundowns website.
“It will be very interesting to be in this Cup. I am looking forward to seeing the other players and trying new combinations on the field of play.
“It will be good for match fitness; I am looking forward to scoring goals and winning the trophy.
“We’ve played together in development areas and others we’ve played together in the National team.” He concluded.
Kick off at the Moses Mabhida Stadium is at 15h30. Gift Motupa Looking Forward to Playing with Other Players in DSTV Compact Cup!