Grant Margeman Earns National Team Call-Up with Strong Start to Season
Introduction: Supersport United’s midfielder, Grant Margeman, has made an impressive start to the season, catching the attention of the national team selectors. At 25 years old, he has received a call-up to join Hugo Broos’s squad, set to face Namibia and the DR Congo as part of their preparations for the World Cup qualifiers.
A Chance to Shine: Margeman, expressing his enthusiasm, shared his eagerness to seize this opportunity. He is delighted to see familiar faces in the national team but also keen to demonstrate his capabilities to the coach.
A Dream Realized: This call-up marks a significant moment in Margeman’s career. It’s not the first time his name has appeared on the list, but this time, it’s not for the preliminary Bafana Bafana squad. Margeman vividly recalls the moment the coach announced the final squad while he was watching television with his wife. The sheer elation and sense of accomplishment were palpable, and both he and his wife had yearned for this moment for a long time. The support of his family has been instrumental in motivating him.
Proving Himself: Margeman acknowledges that he has much to prove to secure a spot in Bafana’s starting lineup. With a wealth of experience gained from playing for Ajax Cape Town, Swallows, Mamelodi Sundowns, and now Supersport United, his exceptional form has not gone unnoticed. Overseas inquiries about this young talent continue to pour in, a testament to his rising star in the football world.