Not an ideal debut for Banyana captain


Banyana Banyana defender Janine van Wyk made her debut for her new Scottish club Glasgow City on Friday night

But it was not a match to remember for van Wyk as her side suffered a 9-1 thrashing by Bundesliga champions Wolfsburg in the quarterfinals of the UEFA Women’s Champions League.

The 33-year-old played the entire 90 minutes at Anoeta Stadium in Spain.

van Wyk joined signed a one-year-deal with Glasgow at the beginning of the season, after leaving Danish side Fortuna Hjorring.

She became the first South African woman to play in the Scottish top flight and joins the 14 times Scottish Women’s Premier League Champions.

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