David Mathebula was a hardworking player and he won most battles in the middle field. Mathebula was born on the 24th of June in 1983, in Elim, South Africa.
He joined the Orlando Pirates Youth academy before joining Kaizer Chiefs. While at Kaizer Chiefs he was loaned to Mpumalanga Black Aces.
Mathebula also played for SuperSport United and Moroka Swallows before retiring from football. Hos last team was Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila.
After retirement he served as an assistant coach at Mpumalanga Aces and Tshakhuma F.C.
The retired soccer star is currently running the David Mathebula soccer academy which is based in Gauteng.