Ajax's Manyama set to sign for SuperSport United

The Bafana attacker turned down an offer from AmaKhosi, claiming that his priority is to move abroad, but it seems like SuperSport United have convinced him to stay in the PSL


By Ernest Makhaya

Ajax Cape Town midfielder Lebogang Manyama will sign with SuperSport United when the January transfer window opens, according to our source inside the Matsatsantsa camp.

Manyama’s future has been subject of speculation in recent weeks after his current employers publicly announced that the agreement has been reached for him to move to Kaizer Chiefs.

However, Manyama and his agent (Alfred Phiri) blocked the move to Naturena, with Phiri saying that he has lined-up an overseas move the 23-year-old attacking midfielder.

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“Manyama is joining SuperSport United in January. Both Ajax and SuperSport have reached an agreement, and the player is happy with what the club has put on the table,” revealed Goal’s source.

“So, Manyama is a SuperSport United player in principle as we are patiently waiting for the January transfer window to open,” added our source.

Manyama’s contract with the Urban Warriors is set to expire at the end of the current season, and the club bosses were frustrated that they will lose him for free should they fail to sell him now.

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