Bongani Zungu is a South African international footballer who plays in the Spanish La Liga for Real Mallorca. He is arguably one of South Africa’s best midfielders of all times.
Bongani Zungu Age
Zungu was born on the 9th of October 1992 in Duduza South Africa. He is 27 years old as of 2019.
Bongani Zungu Height
He stands at a height of 1.84 m.
Bongani Zungu Girlfriend
The Bafana Bafana midfielder was engaged to Khanyi Cele but split amidst a cheating scandal on Bongani’s side.
Bongani Zungu Club Career
Zungu started playing professional football for Dynamos in the National First Division. From there, he moved on to join AmaTuks after he was noticed by Coach Steve Barker of AmaTuks.
He joined the club at the start of the 2012–13 season and helped the team finish top eight in the club’s debut campaign in the PSL. Zungu joined Mamelodi Sundowns in a swap deal at the end of the season.
His impressive performance at Sundowns opened the doors for more opportunities and in 2016, he joined Vitória Guimarães SC B in Portugal.
In 2017, Zungu moved over to Ligue1 side Amiens SC in France to the displeasure of the Guimarães fans. In January 2020, he made a move to Real Mallorca I’m Spain after the two clubs agreed on a €500 000 (R8 million) six-month loan fee with an option to make the deal permanent for €5m (R80m) at the end of the season.
Bongani Zungu International Career
Zungu made his debut for South Africa in a 2–0 win against Burkina Faso on 17 August 2013. He scored his first international goal against Swaziland on 15 November 2013, with South Africa winning 3–0.
Bongani Zungu Salary
Zungu earns an estimated salary of €299,000.
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