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Wits University FC


Wits University Football Club (WUFC), the student club was established in 1922 and is still going strong! Highlights from 2018 include the men making the 2018 Varsity Football final and the woman winning their league and gaining promotion to the Sasol League.

The club has both men's and women's teams, and competes in the annual Varsity Football Tournament, the Rand Central local SAFA league (RCLFA), in the Soweto Football Association (SFA) leagues and in the annual USSA championships every December. The men's squad is coached by Mark Haskins, the women's by Nthabeleng Modiko. The women's team also occassionally participates in external tournaments, such as the annual Zodwa Khoza Cup. If you want to join the WUFC, or want to register your team in the Internal League, call (011) 717-9439.   WUFC's junior programme caters for youngsters - girls and boys - from 5 years old to u-17 level. They train and play matches at Marks Park (cnr. Judith & Beyers Naude in Emmarentia). Training times are 17H00-19H00.


Contact Us

Sports Officer: Montsho Matlala

League Fixtures
Varsity Football

 Men's Fixtures - 2017 Varsity Football Fixtures


Internal League

Est. in 1967, WIFL is the oldest and largest student football league at higher education level, presently made up of 48 teams formed by societies, faculties, residences and friends. The WIFL has three divisions (Premier, First and Second) and two competitions (the Schloss Cup – for Premier & First Division and the Baxter Cup – for the second division) that take place on the West Campus and Marks Park football fields from Monday – Thursday between 18h00 – 21h30, March to September


Tefu Mashamaite - Wits University Football Club Ambassador

We are proud to announce a new addition to our Wits Football family - Tefu Mashamaite who will be the ambassador for the Wits University Football Club. Mashamaite will be very influential in driving the movement of #educated_footballers which is aimed at advocating a culture of educated elite football athletes. He graduated in a BA in International Relations and Politics from Wits University. He is a man of many accolades with experience in playing for the following teams: Bidvest Wits(former captain), Kaizer Chiefs(former captain), Supersport United and the national side - Bafana Bafana.

Mashamaite has also played for an international team in Sweden -  BK Hacken. He is currrently playing for Baberwa FC in the ABC Motsepe League. We are looking forward to a fruitful journey, welcome to the Wits Sport family.