Register Login Live


Pirates Doctors To Assess Rooi

Orlando Pirates defender, Rooi Mahamutsa, will be assessed by the team doctors today to determine the extent of his elbow injury.

Mahamutsa sustained the injury during Orlando Pirates' 2-1 win over SuperSport United in the Telkom Knockout semi-final on Saturday afternoon, and was substituted by captain Lucky Lekgwathi.

Read: Pirates Into Third Final Of Season

He joins defenders Patrick Phungwayo and Siyabonga Sangweni, as well as winger Daine Klate who are nursing an assortment of injuries.

Pirates PRO, Mickey Modisane, confirmed to the Siya crew Mahamutsa will see the team doctors today.

“Mahamutsa dislocated his elbow in the game against SuperSport. The elbow placed back into position and he had some treatment to kill the pain,” said Modisane.

“The team doctors will assess him this morning and depending on their assessment, he might go and see a specialist. But like I said, that will depend on our doctors assessment,” added Modisane.

Meanwhile, Modisane also revealed that Klate will also be assessed today to determine the extent of his knee injury.

Read: Injuries Hamper Pirates’ Preparations

“Klate was given a weekend of to attend to the bereavement in his family and he’ll report for training this morning and that’s when he’ll be assessed,” explained Modisane.

View: The latest Telkom Knockout results

By Khaya Ndubane
Follow Khaya on Twitter: @Lakhandu


Top 5

Chiefs Conclude Zuma’s Internal Hearing

28 Nov 24, 2021 08:53 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Managers Who’ve Already Been Sacked This Season

Nov 08, 2021 12:26 PM in English Premier League

7 Players Xavi Could Get Rid Of At Barca

4 Nov 09, 2021 01:26 PM in LaLiga

Exclusive: Zungu Finally Talks About Party Allegations  

6 Nov 24, 2021 02:49 PM in Players Abroad

Fast Lane - New BMW Flex For Amakhosi Star?

4 Nov 26, 2021 12:35 PM in Stars & Their Cars

Tower’s Palace - Mathoho’s Most Chilled Looks At Home

Nov 26, 2021 02:02 PM in Ballers Cribs & Travels

6 Man Utd Stars In Trouble Following Big Manager Decision

1 Nov 26, 2021 12:28 PM in English Premier League

Dr President – Inside Mkhize’s Glamourous Graduation Celebrations

6 Nov 29, 2021 10:42 AM in The Best Of The Rest

Katsande Showcases Big Business Billboard

8 Nov 25, 2021 09:30 AM in The Best Of The Rest

Sundowns’ R13m Onyango Dominates Chiefs Duo In TOTW Values

12 Nov 24, 2021 12:58 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

BREAKING! All The Ballon d'Or Nominees Revealed

5 Oct 08, 2021 06:33 PM in Ballon d’Or

Rulani: The Monkey Is Off Our Back Now

10 Nov 24, 2021 10:25 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

25 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Why Chiefs Veteran Deserves New Deal

2 Nov 24, 2021 04:25 PM in Kaizer Chiefs