The Magic FC is a Cape-based team playing in the SAFA 2nd Division. The team is affiliated to Old Mutual Sports Club and is in partnership with the Old Mutual Academy.
The team was formed in 2003 as Old Mutual Academy but has been trading as The Magic FC since 2014.
In 2015 the team reached the last 32 of the Nedbank Cup but lost to PSL team Platinum Stars.
Former Bafana Bafana striker George Dearnaley is the Head Coach for the 2016/17 season. Dearnaley played for AmaZulu (1992-96), Hellenic (1997) and Seven Stars (97-98) before retiring. Dearnaley was the PSL top scorer in SA in 1992.
Zane Alexander is the Assistant Coach this season. Alexander was a youngster at Cape Town Spurs when they won the double in 1995. He then moved to SuperSport United where he starred for the Pretoria-based team and earned National U23 team honours for his efforts in midfield.
Keegan Walker is the Trainer this season. Walker played for the team 4 seasons ago and then went into coaching and has been involved with the team for the last 3 seasons. He is currently completing his UEFA B license in Europe.
Anella is well known in khayelitsha soccer circles and has devoted the last 5 years to being involved as a referee and as a scout. He joins the magic as team manager for this season after last season’s team manager, kurt lunzman, was appointed head coach at tableview fc
Become part of “The Magic” today by showing your support as a spectator or donor.
Help keep our Magic dream alive.
We #believe in Magic
Sometimes it takes a little bit of MAGIC… but first you must BELIEVE!
We are a Cape Town based community club
and we believe in giving youngsters an opportunity to make some
MAGIC for themselves.
The Magic journey – Check out the latest news, match results and exciting events.