Benni gets what he wants, City got a new defender Potouridis

Cape Town City coach Benni has finally got his wish come true. His club confirmed a new signing. Greek defender Giannis Potouridis. Since the beginning of the season, they are looking for a defender. After the departure of Robyn Johannes last season, they are in the problems with this position.

Greek defender Giannis Potouridis was on a free transfer, now he is a new player of Cape Town City. Currently, they are on the 13th position on the PSL log table. In this season they conceded the highest number of goals, even 15 of them ended in their net.

Finally, they will have a player for this position. Maybe now they will play much better. And who knows maybe you got a chance to win Betway South Africa maximum payout.

Giannis Potouridis new City player

Giannis Potouridis is a left-footed, 27-year-old player. He is a well-experienced player who joins Citizens to strengthen their defensive line. The city doesn’t have a good PSL season, also they are dumped out in the first round of Telkom Knockout and MTN8 competitions.


Their defense is in a bad condition, it’s worse than the Chippa United. They are still without a win in this season. For sure this was a massive worry for coach Benni. He had hoped to re-sign Robyn Johannes. But, in the end, this player went to Stellenbosch FC.

Potouridis will be a fifth foreign player register in the City. Other foreign players are goalkeeper Peter Leeuwenburgh‚ defender Edmilson‚ and midfielders Roland Putsche and Chris David.

He starts his career in the Olympiakos, with them he competes in UEFA Champions League in the season 2011/12. later he joined Panthrakikos, Larissa in the Greek League. Also, he played in Italian Serie B, Polish second-tier side Miedź Legnica. In whole his career he has 192 appearances with only one scored goal.

Unfortunately, he played his last game in April. Maybe this could be a problem? But for sure he will bring in a team a certain amount of experience. He is a player who played in different clubs. This can be a great help to them.