TRANSFER WATCH: The Biggest Rumours & Done Deals
Summarising This Week's Transfer News
Today, we take a look at some of the biggest transfer rumours and deals that have made headlines in Mzansi in the last week.
With the transfer window officially opening less than a week from now, the PSL’s clubs have planned the restructuring their squads for the next season, even though there haven’t been many deals that have been officially completed. However, the Siya crew have been on top of things and are keeping you updated on the latest developments throughout Mzansi.
Click through the images above or see our list below to see which transfer rumours and deals have made the headlines in over the course of this week.
Benni To Try And Lure Pienaar To City?
Cape Town City is reportedly interested in the services of former Bafana Bafana captain Steven Pienaar and newly appointed coach, Benni McCarthy could be key to the deal having played alongside the Sunderland player who is set to become a free agent on 1 July.
Wits Cling To Chiefs & Pirates Target
With Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs said to be interested in Bidvest Wits’ Jabulani Shongwe, an official at his current employers have confirmed that he still has a year left on his contract, despite his agent's suggestions that he will become a free agent soon, which means that any club interested in his services will have to agree to a deal with Wits themselves before he is allowed to leave the club.
Sundowns Running Out Of Time With Teko, 6 Days Left
Mamelodi Sundowns are yet to decide on whether 34-year-old midfielder Teko Modise is in the club’s plans for the 2017/18 season and are now left with just a few days to exercise the option on his contract.
Guimaraes Receive Bumper Zungu Offer Worth R87m
Bongani Zungu’s club, Vitoria Guimaraes, have received an offer of around R87.5 million in exchange for the Bafana Bafana midfielder’s services from Sheffield Wednesday in the English Championship. However, work permit issues could complicate the deal. It was later revealed that Premier League runners-up, Tottenham Hotspur could also be interested in making a move for the 24-year-old.
Portuguese Giants In Negotiations For SA Starlet
Portuguese club, Sporting Clube de Portugal, is keen to keep hold of South African youth international, Liam Jordan, and are currently in talks with Bidvest Wits about him after he spent the last season on loan with the club.
Brockie Confirms Interest, SA’s ‘Big Three’ Keen - SuperSport Say “Hands Off!”
SuperSport United’s Jeremy Brockie has confirmed that there is interest in his services, with Mamelodi Sundowns, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates all reported to have made enquiries to SuperSport. However, SuperSport United have told them that their top scorer, Jeremy Brockie, is not for sale at any price.
Seven Days Left: Sundowns Intensify Interest In City Winger
Mamelodi Sundowns have intensified their interest in Aubrey Ngoma with just seven days left to go before the July/August transfer window.
Two Former Pirates Teammates To Link Up At City?
Mark Mayambela, could potentially ply his trade under and be reunited with former teammate Benni McCarthy, should Cape Town City be keen on his services, with Ajax Cape Town said to be open to letting the player go should the right offer come their way.
Xulu Still A Chiefs Player Despite Termination Talk
The club may have announced that his contract has been terminated, but Siyanda Xulu is still very much a Kaizer Chiefs player at present.
Absa Premiership Champion Assessing His European Options
Bidvest Wits’ Phakamani Mahlambi could still make his way to Europe in the near future, with his agent confirming that the player’s camp is still assessing his options abroad.
Chiefs & Pirates Target Extends Wits Deal
James Keene is going nowhere for the time being having extended his stay with Bidvest Wits after attractive interest from Soweto giants, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates.