Tshepo Ntsoelengoe
Football Writer
2 minute read
23 Jun 2020
9:09 am

Lockdown series: The Top five defenders in the 2019/20 PSL so far

Tshepo Ntsoelengoe

The season might still be suspended, but over the 2019/20 season we have seen some sterling performances from defenders. As we still wait to hear when football will resume in the country, Tshepo Ntsoelengoe looks back to see the five that have stood above the rest. 

Daniel Cardoso of Kaizer Chiefs celebrates goal scoring a penalty during the Absa Premiership 2019/20 match between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates at FSoccer City, Polokwane, on 09 November 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

Daniel Cardoso - Kaizer Chiefs The 31-year old has been one of the most consistent players at Amakhosi. The centre back has played a huge role in the club’s quest to clinch the Absa Premiership this season and he is also the club's go-to player when it comes to taking penalties. Mosa Lebusa - Mamelodi Sundowns After joining the Pretoria side in 2018, it is only this season that Lebusa has received much game and he has shown his top quality defending. The former Ajax Cape Town defender has fitted in well in a star-studded Downs team, as they chased...