What is your off season training schedule like? Do you exercise every day?

DV: I practice 3 times in a week. The 1st day of my schedule is core training as well as injury prevention exercises.

How did you get into soccer?

DV:  My PSL career started in the 2009/2010 season when coach Clinton Larsen recruited me to Bloemfontein Celtics.

Who were some soccer role models you looked up to when you were growing up?

DV: I liked watching Steven Pienaar a lot and Kaka from Brazil.

Who is the sports icon that has influenced you the most in your career?

DV: Tefu Mashamaite, he has a good work ethic on the field.

Do you have a special routine or superstition before you play a game?

DV: My special routine before each and every game is calling my mother and listening to deep rap music to calm my nerves.

What do you do on your off time? Do you have a hobby?

DV: I usually watch movies and just relax on my off days. I don’t have a hobby.

How would you like to be remembered in the game?

DV: I would like to be remembered as a person that loved his job and gave 100% at each and every training session and game.

Who is your favourite team mate and why?

DV: Lerato Lamola and Nduduzo Sibiya. They welcomed me very well in the team and made it easier for me to get used to the city.

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