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Throwback : Katlego Mashego - My Dream Team.

Former Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates attacking forward has selected his best XI, that he believes can dismantle any team.

"Mahoota" picks his XI, he prefers the 4-4-1-1 formation.

1. Denis Onyango (GK)

Onyango is one special player, he is among the best in Africa, the established goalkeeper has made a name for himself at Downs. He is brilliant shotstopper and a good sweeper of the ball.

2. Sboniso Gaxa (RB)

He worked very hard, was one of the best right backs in the country and he knew the right time to overlap. His crosses too were not so bad.

3. Tsietsi Mahoa (LB).

The left back played like a forward, he was a hard worker who hated losing.

4. Morgan Gould (CB).

Morgan is one hard defender. The hard tackling player will kick you to pieces and his strong in the air too.

It is even twice as hard to win ariel balls against him.

5. Thabo Nthethe (CB).

"Mr Cool" is very relaxed even under lots of pressure, he can control the tempo of the game and can easily direct play from the back.

6. Alfred Phiri (CM)

Top guy on and off the field, his influence on the field is way too big. He is born leader one who can easily help and influence you to be better.

After playing with Phiri for one season, Mashego feels Phiri had a huge impact on his career.

7. Surprise Moriri (CM).

Moriri had a football brain, he could have easily played anywhere across the globe.

A role model to the upcoming generation.

8. Daine Klate (LM).

He was a brilliant left footer, he knew when to cross the ball but most you could easily rely on him for set-pieces.

9. Elias Pelembe (RM)

A creative fast paced player who can easily create a scoring chance.

He is a pure talent and has a touches of brilliance.

9. Koketso Mmotong (RM)

Koketso was one hard worker, a natural player of the ball who was capable of doing anything with the ball.

10. Teko Modise - Number 10

A fooballing God, he was a very good player and an icon. He has changed at how people look at soccer players.

11. Katlego Mphela (striker)

His nickname "killer" says it all. He scored all type of goals. He was a natural born goalscorer.

Most of the players in the team picked by Katlego Mashego are legendary players he played with during his playing days.

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