Phumzile Mbewu

Born: 17 July 1988, Uitenhage
Height: 1.75
Weight: 78.5 Kg
Home province: Eastern Province
School attended: Solomon Mahlangu high
Favourite country: South Africa
Favourite food: Pap and Mutton

Why You chose to become a referee:

After playing I wanted to still be involved in the game.

Refereeing history:

Started Refereeing in 2015

EP Referee of the Year - 2017, 2018

Career highlights:

U20 Championship Final - 2018

FNB Varsity Shield Semi Final - 2019

Favourite sporting arena:

NMB, Stadium

Favourite international sportsperson:

Usain Bolt and Lionel Messi

Family connection to the sport:



T.D Jakes and my Father

Who would you like to meet:

Usain Bolt


Too many

Advice for new recruits:

Referee because you love the game and stick to clear and obvious.

Outside interests:


Did you know?

I am a blue belt in karate. advert