The Dr Mkhize Football Tournament is an annual tournament taking place between the 29 November to the 19 December in Willowfountain. The tournament provides a platform where young people engage in physical activities ranging from soccer, aerobics and other physical activities. The objective of this tournament is to encourage young people to collectively involved in sports in order to avoid crime, drug abuse and other social ills. The programmed includes parents, elders and key political and business figures who encourages youth through mentorship and guidance.

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The past tournament included teams from the 37 Wards under the Msunduzi Municipality. The 37 wards would then compete in 5 zones as per the municipality demarcation. Dr Zweli Mkhize is a product of Msunduzi Municipality and has worked tirelessly for the development of young people through creative methods of engaging different subjects relevant to youth in a manner that appeal to the youth of today.

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