South Africa

South Africa

Club History

2018 South African team

By: Nate Wineland

What made you interested in participating in the Unity Cup?
We love soccer. We also love the fact that it brings all these different cultures and people together.

What was your favorite moment from last year’s tournament?
Winning the Sportsmanship Award.

How did your team come together?
Friends and people we know.

Can you tell us a bit about the rest of your team?
We love to play soccer. We also have different guys on the team from different countries.

What does soccer mean to your community?
A lot: it helps us connect with a broader community.

How do you think soccer in general (and the Unity Cup in particular) promotes inclusivity?
It brings people together to compete and also promote different countries and communities

What places or groups in Philadelphia would you recommend to someone if they wanted to learn more about the culture of the country your team represents?
Woodland Avenue and Reading Terminal Market.

What’s one thing you wish more people knew about your team’s country?
That we are very diverse.