Benni McCarty is one of the legendary footballers in the country, after he made himself popular both as a player and coach.
McCarty is also one of the players who are respected across Africa given what he has won as a player when he was playing abroad.
When he returned from overseas as a player he joined Orlando Pirates and he was the part of the squad that won double treble with the team.
McCarty has also established himself as a head coach when he led the Cape Town based side, Cape Town City where he won a trophy with the team before things started going south.
The South African legend is currently without a team at the moment after he was linked to Kaizer Chiefs after the club sacked Ernst Middebdorp, the deal did not materialize, rather the club opted for Gavin Hunt.
Messages are pouring in for the legendary, McCarty, the former Citizens head coach is celebrating his birthday today.