Rhulani Mokwena Extols ‘Postman’ Modiba
Posted: 1 June 2021
Mamelodi Sundowns FC Co-Head Coach Rhulani Mokwena has expressed his happiness in working with new signing Aubrey ‘Postman’ Modiba.
The former SuperSport United left-footer found the going tough in his first months at Sundowns but has since proved to be a great signing.
The Beautiful Game asked Mokwena of Modiba, his adaptation at the club and he said to us;
“Good question…thanks Karabo…ja, Obs (Aubrey ‘Postman’Modiba) is a very good person, his got very good human qualities and it’s important at Sundowns to possess good human qualities. We all know about his abilities; we know how good he is on the ball, his relationship with the ball is very good, his got a very good left foot.
“Even in one-on-one plays; both defensively and offensively, he is extremely strong because his background as a player…he came from the School of Excellence, playing at left-back and his got experience even at the highest level…even though his moved and transformed a little bit… particularly in the recent season where his played in more offensive positions.
“The reality is that he is a player that has got a lot of balance, makes a good contribution to the team in the offensive and defensive schemes, and even on set-pieces.
“So he has very good characteristics in terms of his personality, apart from the technical profile, he is a very smart kid, very smart kid, very humble and very selfless and makes a very good contribution in the team and change room,” he concluded.
Modiba has contributed immensely to Sundowns since January and has went on to lift his first league title with the Brazilians.
Selebalo Karabo Phasha.