Name: Mthatha Bucks FC

Nickname : Amathol’amnyama

Head Coach: Duncan Lechesa

Club colours: Gold and Black

Home Venue: Mthatha Stadium

Website: www.mthathabucks.co.za


Mthatha-based attorney Ntlantsana bought the club from Philisa Mnqandi‚ which was previous known as Happy Brothers FC‚ and took over a full controlling stake. Mnqandi was one of the four Bush Bucks directors‚ along with Sturu Pasiya‚ Phumelele Balfour and Bongile Nkola before an acrimonious split in 2006.

2014/15  Winners of the Eastern Cape division of the ABC Motsepe League. Winners of Group B of the National Playoffs to qualify for the National First Division. Lost the National Playoffs final 1 - 2 against Mbombela United FC.

2015/16  12th in the NFD. Beat CT All Stars 2 – 0 in the preliminary round of the Nedbank Cup, but lost 0 – 1 to Santos in round one.    

2016/17  8th in the NFD. Lost on penalties to CT All Stars in the preliminary round of the Nedbank Cup.