Tando Velaphi

Born and raised in Perth, Tando Velaphi has Japanese and Zimbabwean heritage. Velaphi first played for the Australian U/20 team at the AFC Youth Championships in 2006. He made his A-League debut in the 2006/07 season for Queensland Roar and then signed with Perth Glory. In 2008 Velaphi made his U/23 Australian debut and went on to be selected in the Australian Olympic Team. The Australians finished in 11th place at the Beijing Games.

Olympic Results

2008 Beijing

Football - Men
Preliminaries - Group A - match 01 - AUS v SRB HT: 0-0, Goals: Zadkovich - 69' SRB 1-1 Draw
Preliminaries - Group A - match 09 - ARG v AUS HT: 0-0 ARG 1-0 Loss
Preliminaries - Group D - match 21 - CIV v AUS HT: 0-0 CIV 1-0 Loss
Final Placing 11 / 16

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