Orlando Pirates' Phungwayo linked with swap deal for Bidvest Wits-bound Tlhone

ShareClose Comments
The Bucs target, who is a former Kaizer Chiefs academy player, will officially become a Wits player on the 1st of July 2017

Free State Stars defender Bokang Tlhone has reportedly attracted interest from Orlando Pirates ahead of the July-August Transfer Window.

The 26-year-old left-back has been one of Ea Lla Koto's most consistent players in the last few PSL seasons.

As a result, Bidvest Wits moved swiftly to sign him on a pre-contract during 2016/17 mid-season break.

Recent reports have disclosed that Pirates are interested in Tlhone, who made 24 league appearances for Stars this past season.

The Buccaneers are said to be prepared to offer Patrick Phungwayo to Wits in a swap deal which would see Tlhone joining Pirates.

Phungwayo, who is also a left-back, has failed to establish himself at Pirates since moving to the Soweto giants from Wits in 2012.

Article continues below

Meanwhile, Mamelodi Sundowns have reportedly joined Pirates in the race for Ajax Cape Town defender Mosa Lebusa.

The 24-year-old player was linked with the Buccaneers last month and the Brazilians have reportedly renewed their interest in the versatile defender.

It remains to be seen whether the two clubs will bid for Lebusa, who is still contracted to the Urban Warriors until 2019.

Next article:
Ampadu reveals Chelsea dream as he aims to impress new boss Sarri
Next article:
Fabio wants to continue at KL, reveals offer from Thailand
Next article:
Chelsea vs Perth Glory: Kick-off time, TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview
Next article:
Karius slams critics despite error in Dortmund defeat
Next article:
'You don't get always in life what you want' - Mourinho responds to Martial exit talk

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Show more Accept