|Born||Cape Town, South Africa|
Benni McCarthy hit the back of the net on his debut as Orlando Pirates beat Black Leopards 2-0 at Peter Mokaba Stadium on Friday.
During his admittedly illustrious career, Benni McCarthy's ego trips must have earned him a massive amount of air miles.
Now that we know the names of the strikers that will represent South Africa at the World Cup, Richard Ferraris wonders how they'll line up.
Bafana Bafana's Benni McCarthy could be on his way to West Ham after they made a £1.2m offer for the striker.
Benni McCarthy has had enough at Blackburn Rovers and wants to find a new club during the January transfer window.
Bafana Bafana striker Benni McCarthy has been roped in by broadcaster CNN to cover Friday's World Cup draw.
Benni McCarthy transfer history
|Unassigned Players||Orlando Pirates||02/08/2011||Free Transfer|
|West Ham United||Unassigned Players||13/04/2011||Cancelled Contract|
|Blackburn Rovers||West Ham United||01/02/2010||£ 2,500,000|
|FC Porto||Blackburn Rovers||28/07/2006||Undisclosed|
|Celta Vigo||FC Porto||17/07/2003||Undisclosed|
|Celta Vigo||FC Porto||20/12/2001||On Loan|
Apps : from start (from bench)
* Stats for current season
Current Season Match Events
|Match Date||Home Team||Away Team||Starter||Goal||Booking||Substitution|
|05/12/12||Chippa Utd||Orlando Pirates||Y||--||--||--
|10/03/12||eThekwini Coastal||Orlando Pirates||Y||--||--||--