PLATINUM STARS left back, Siyabonga Zulu, is said to have found love.
According to sources, the 23-year-old soccer player received a heartwarming tackle from Lee-Ann Makopo, which left him smitten off the field.
Siyabonga, who hails from Soweto, in Joburg, has been with Lee-Ann who has a child with The Queen actor Sthembiso “SK” Khoza.
The Midrand-based Lee-Ann, who doubles up as a sangoma, is not new in the media. as she was reported to be in a bitter break-up with her baby daddy two years back.
Sources close to the situation say Siyabonga is madly in love with Lee-Ann and doesn’t care about her past.
One source told Sunday Sun: “He just loves her. It feels like Lee-Ann has found the right guy for herself.
“She has found someone who will respect her as a woman and as a sangoma.
“She’s been through a lot after her break-up with SK. I’m happy for her.”
Another mole claimed that when Siyabonga is not in North West, he’s always with Lee-Ann.
“They spend as much time together as possible.
“Siyabonga has made it clear he loves Lee-Ann, not her past.
“They even flaunt each other’s photos on social networks to show the world they’re in love.
“We hope these lovebirds last because soccer players are not to be trusted,” the source said.
When called for comment, Lee-Ann said: “My private life is private. I don’t have to be In the papers every time I’m enjoying my life.”
Siyabonga could not be reached for comment, as he is away in Ivory Coast where his team is playing in the Confederations Cup today.