Dash waive forward Thembi Kgatlana and midfielder Linda Motlhalo


The Houston Dash waived forward Thembi Kgatlana and midfielder Linda Motlhalo, the club announced today.

Kgatlana joined Houston on Feb. 17, 2018 through the discovery process from the University of Western Cape. The forward scored two goals and tallied three assists for the Dash in her lone season with the club. 

Motlhalo signed for the Dash on Feb. 1, 2018 as a discovery player after two seasons in South Africa’s Sasol League with JVW F.C. The midfielder scored a goal and tallied an assist in 21 appearances for the Dash.  

Houston now have three international players on the roster: forwards Rachel Daly (England) and Kyah Simon (Australia), and defender Clare Polkinghorne (Australia).