Sibusiso Zuma

Date of birth23 June 1975
Place of birthMpumalanga
NationalitySouth African
Weight68 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionForward

He made his debut in domestic football for the African Wanderers in the 1995-1996 season and his performances earned him a move to the bigger Soweto team the Orlando Pirates. He plays mainly on the right wing but can be pushed into playing as a striker. He did well in two seasons with Orlando Pirates and he earned an international debut in October 1998 against Angola. His excellent performances for club and country earned him a transfer to Europe in the summer of 1999 to FC Copenhagen. He went on to make a major contribution as they won the Danish title in 2000-01, scoring ten goals including a spectacular effort in the championship decider against Brondby. He played in the African Nations Cup Finals where he scored a goal and he will challenge Quinton Fortune for the starting position on the left wing.

Appearances made in World Cup Qualification: 5

Goals scored in World Cup Qualification: 1.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2001-02 FC København UEFA Champions League 4
3
2001-02 FC København UEFA Cup 6
2003-04 FC København UEFA Cup 2
2005-06 DSC Arminia Bielefeld Bundesliga 23
2
4
2
2006-07 DSC Arminia Bielefeld Bundesliga 21
2
3
3
2007-08 DSC Arminia Bielefeld Bundesliga 11
4
1
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
25 Jul 2001 Torpedo Kutaisi v FC København D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
01 Aug 2001 FC København v Torpedo Kutaisi D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
08 Aug 2001 FC København v Lazio D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
21 Aug 2001 Lazio v FC København D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
20 Sep 2001 FC København v Obilic Belgrade D 0-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
27 Sep 2001 Obilic Belgrade v FC København D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
18 Oct 2001 FC København v Ajax D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
01 Nov 2001 Ajax v FC København D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
22 Nov 2001 FC København v Borussia Dortmund L 0-1 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
04 Dec 2001 Borussia Dortmund v FC København L 1-0
Agg: 2-0
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
06 Nov 2003 FC København v Real Mallorca D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
27 Nov 2003 Real Mallorca v FC København D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1998-99 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations
2
1998-99 South Africa COSAFA Cup
1
1998-99 South Africa International Friendly
1
2000-01 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 5
1
2000-01 South Africa FIFA World Cup 4
1
2000-01 South Africa International Friendly 1
1
2001-02 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 4
1
2001-02 South Africa FIFA World Cup 4
1
2001-02 South Africa International Friendly 1
2001-02 South Africa Reunification Cup 1
1
2002-03 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 2
2002-03 South Africa International Friendly 1
2002-03 South Africa Nelson Mandela Challenge 1
2003-04 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 3
2003-04 South Africa COSAFA Cup 1
2003-04 South Africa International Friendly 4
2004-05 South Africa COSAFA Cup
1
2004-05 South Africa FIFA World Cup 2
2004-05 South Africa International Friendly 1
1
2005-06 South Africa FIFA World Cup 1
1
3
2005-06 South Africa International Friendly 2
2006-07 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 3
4
2006-07 South Africa International Friendly 1
2006-07 South Africa Nelson Mandela Challenge 1
2007-08 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 3
2007-08 South Africa International Friendly 4
2
2008-09 South Africa FIFA World Cup
1
2008-09 South Africa International Friendly
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
03 Oct 1998 South Africa v Angola W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 4
16 Dec 1998 South Africa v Egypt W 2-1 International Friendly
20 Feb 1999 Botswana v South Africa W 1-2 COSAFA Cup Preliminary
20 Jun 1999 Angola v South Africa D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group 4
03 Sep 2000 Congo v South Africa W 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group 2
07 Oct 2000 South Africa v France D 0-0 International Friendly
16 Dec 2000 South Africa v Liberia W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group 2
13 Jan 2001 Mauritius v South Africa D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group 2
27 Jan 2001 South Africa v Burkina Faso W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
24 Feb 2001 Malawi v South Africa W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
24 Mar 2001 South Africa v Mauritius W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 2
25 Apr 2001 Italy v South Africa L 1-0 International Friendly
05 May 2001 South Africa v Zimbabwe W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
17 Jun 2001 South Africa v Congo D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 2
29 Jun 2001 Burkina Faso v South Africa D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
14 Jul 2001 South Africa v Malawi W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group E
10 Nov 2001 South Africa v Egypt W 1-0 International Friendly
20 Jan 2002 Burkina Faso v South Africa D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
24 Jan 2002 Ghana v South Africa D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
30 Jan 2002 Morocco v South Africa L 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
03 Feb 2002 Mali v South Africa L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals quarter-final
20 May 2002 South Africa v Scotland W 2-0 REUNIFICATION CUP
23 May 2002 Turkey v South Africa W 0-2 REUNIFICATION CUP
02 Jun 2002 Paraguay v South Africa D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
08 Jun 2002 South Africa v Slovenia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
12 Jun 2002 South Africa v Spain L 2-3 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
08 Sep 2002 Ivory Coast v South Africa D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
13 Oct 2002 South Africa v Burundi W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
19 Nov 2002 South Africa v Senegal W 1-1 (4-1) NELSON MANDELA CHALLENGE
30 Apr 2003 South Africa v Jamaica D 0-0 International Friendly
15 Nov 2003 Egypt v South Africa L 2-1 International Friendly
19 Nov 2003 Tunisia v South Africa L 2-0 International Friendly
10 Jan 2004 Mauritius v South Africa L 2-0 COSAFA Cup 1st round
17 Jan 2004 Senegal v South Africa L 2-1 International Friendly
27 Jan 2004 Benin v South Africa W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
31 Jan 2004 Nigeria v South Africa L 4-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
04 Feb 2004 Morocco v South Africa D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
30 Mar 2004 Australia v South Africa L 1-0 International Friendly
10 Oct 2004 Uganda v South Africa W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
17 Nov 2004 South Africa v Nigeria W 2-1 International Friendly
09 Feb 2005 South Africa v Australia D 1-1 International Friendly
26 Feb 2005 Seychelles v South Africa W 0-3 COSAFA Cup Semi-final
26 Mar 2005 South Africa v Uganda W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
17 Aug 2005 Iceland v South Africa L 4-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 Burkina Faso v South Africa L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
07 Sep 2005 Germany v South Africa L 4-2 International Friendly
08 Oct 2005 South Africa v Congo DR D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
15 Nov 2006 Egypt v South Africa L 1-0 Nelson Mandela Challenge
24 Mar 2007 Chad v South Africa W 0-3 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
28 Mar 2007 South Africa v Bolivia L 0-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2007 South Africa v Chad W 4-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
16 Jun 2007 Congo v South Africa D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
22 Aug 2007 Scotland v South Africa L 1-0 International Friendly
17 Nov 2007 South Africa v USA L 0-1 International Friendly
13 Jan 2008 South Africa v Mozambique W 2-0 International Friendly
16 Jan 2008 South Africa v Botswana W 2-1 International Friendly
23 Jan 2008 South Africa v Angola D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
27 Jan 2008 Tunisia v South Africa L 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
31 Jan 2008 Senegal v South Africa D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
19 Aug 2008 Australia v South Africa D 2-2 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 South Africa v Nigeria L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 4


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.