Benedict McCarthy is a rising star in the eyes of the South African Soccer supporters. After his seven goal performance in the African Nations Cup, he was named the player of the tournament. He is also tied with the Egyptian Hossam Hassan for the leading goal-scorer.
BORN: 12 November 1977
NATIONAL TEAM DEBUT: SA vs Netherlands - 4 June 1997
FIRST GOAL SCORED: SA vs Namibia in African Nations Cup