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Tribute to Former prominent South African best defender

Innocent Mdledle (born 11 December 1985 in Matatiele, Eastern Cape) is a South African professional footballer who plays at left-back for SuperSport United F.C. in the Premier Soccer League and for the South Africa national football team. On 26 September 2007, Mdledle was added to the South Africa squad competing in the 2007 COSAFA Cup even though he was just returning from a calf injury.

Innocent Mdledle

Personal information

Full name

Innocent Thembinkosi Mdledle

Date of birth

11 December 1985 (age 35)

Place of birth

Matatiele, South Africa


1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)


Left back

Club information

Current team

SuperSport United



Before debuting for the national team, Mdledle was a standout player on the South African under-23 squad, known as Amaglug-glug.He was also part of the South African team at the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup. He formerly played for Witbank Spurs, Orlando Pirates, and Mamelodi Sundowns.

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