Top 5 contenders for PSL Midfielder of the Season

The Absa Premiership is currently in hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic outbreak, but there has been players in the middle of the park who consistently dished out impressive displays this term.

Read: Top 5 contenders for PSL Player of the Season

Here’s a look at the top five players who are likely to be shortlisted for the Midfielder of the Season award following their consistent performances so far this season for their respective teams.

Lebogang Manyama – Kaizer Chiefs (Age 29)

  • 21 league matches, aiding Amakhosi to the summit of the Absa Premiership standings
  • Six league goals and nine assists
  • 3 PSL Man-of-the-Match awards
  • Part of the Bafana Bafana squad
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Themba Zwane – Mamelodi Sundowns (Age 30)

  • 16 league matches with Sundowns in second place
  • 9 league goals and five assists
  • 2 PSL Man-of-the-Match awards
  • Helped the Brazilians to Telkom Knockout Cup success
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Teboho Mokoena – SuperSport United (Age 23)

  • MTN8 winner
  • Five assists and one league goal
  • Bafana Bafana call-up
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Daylon Claasen – Maritzburg United (Age 30)

  • 24 league matches with the Team of Choice in fifth place
  • 5 league goals and one assist
  • Helped Maritzburg reach the Telkom Knockout final
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Andile Jali – Mamelodi Sundowns (Age 29)

  • 16 league matches with Masandawana in second place
  • Telkom Knockout winner
  • Bafana Bafana return
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