Former Pirates Striker Joins Third Tier Cape Team
Lennox Bacela Has Joined Third Tier Club
Former Orlando Pirates striker Lennox Bacela has joined The Magic FC. The news was confirmed by the Cape Town-based playing in Mzansi's third tier.
Bacela last played for the University of Pretoria, during the 2015/16 season and last season he came close to joining Royal Eagles in the NFD.
Having spent the 2016/17 season without playing competitive football at the highest level, the 34-year-old has now joined the ABC Motsepe League side, as confirmed by former Bafana Bafana striker George Dearnaley, who is the team’s coach.
“The Magic FC is only 5 years old, but what a journey so far! Just signed another former Bafana player who can add value on and off the pitch. Welcome to the Magic family Lennox Bacela,” Dearnaley confirmed on his Facebook profile.
The Magic have also confirmed the capture of Bacela on the club’s official Facebook page.
“We are delighted to welcome former Bafana Bafana player Lennox Bacela to The Magic. Lennox brings a wealth of experience and professionalism to the team and should prove to be a huge asset both on and off the field. He #Believes in Magic but he also works hard!” the club confirmed.