Mfundo Vilakazi is a 18-year-old midfielder who plays for Kaizer Chiefs’ reserve team in the Dstv Diski Challenge (DDC) league.
He is one of the most talented young players in South Africa and has been tipped to become a future Ballon d’Or nominee.
The son of Kaizer Chiefs legendary fan Saddam Maake, Cellular, who is also a loyal supporter of the club, predicted on X (formerly known as Twitter) that Vilakazi will one day be nominated for the Ballon d’Or, which is the most prestigious individual award in football.
The future Ballon d’Or nominee… Mfundo “Obrigado” Vilakazi 💛✌🏿 pic.twitter.com/NwCR66mtvH
— Cellular® (@Cellular_jnr) October 31, 2023
The only African to win it was George Weah in 1995.
Mfundo Vilakazi: A Star In The Making And A Dreamer
While impressing with his performances, Obrigado dreams of one day becoming one of the best players in the world and play for best teams across the globe.
A Leader And A Winner
Vilakazi is currently focused on helping his team win their first DDC title this season, as they are in third position on the log table with 17 points, tied with Orlando Pirates in second and three points behind Mamelodi Sundowns in first.
He is a humble, hardworking, and dedicated player who has his own style and flair that makes him unique.
He is Mfundo Vilakazi, the future star of world football.