Born on 10 April 1990 in Matatiele, Eastern Cape, Andile Ernest Jali is a South African footballer who plays for South Africa national team and K.V. Oostende in the Belgian Pro League. He joined Orlando Pirates in 2009. He since became the subject of favourable comparisons to Benedict Vilakazi – who wore the number 15 jersey before Jali. In January 2014, Jali signed for Belgian Pro League team K.V. Oostende. Durinhg his second his in 2015/16 season, Jali was impressive helping guide Oostende to a 5th place finish in the Belgian Pro League.