Rhulani Mokwena, born on January 8, 1987, in Johannesburg, South Africa, is a South African football coach and manager. He comes from a footballing family, as he is the son of former Orlando Pirates player Julias Sono and the nephew of Jomo Sono. Currently, Mokwena serves as the manager of Mamelodi Sundowns.
Mokwena began his professional coaching career in the youth systems at Silver Stars. He made history by becoming the first coach to go on loan when Orlando Pirates announced that he would be joining Chippa United on a short-term deal until the end of the 2019/20 season. He has also worked at Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates during his coaching career.
Mokwena is known for his preference for possession football, as well as his tactical acumen. His coaching philosophy and dedication to the sport have made him a respected figure in the South African football community.
With his strong background in football and sports science, Rhulani Mokwena is well-equipped to continue making an impact in the world of football coaching. His experience and knowledge will undoubtedly help guide Mamelodi Sundowns and any future teams he manages to success.