Register Login Scores

Kaizer Chiefs

Contract Running Out! Chiefs Player To Get Chance?

A Kaizer Chiefs player has entered the final year of his contract and will need to force his way into the team in an effort to try get a renewal once the season comes to an end. 

Nigerian goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi joined Amakhosi in January 2019 from Chippa United on an initial one-year deal, but extend the deal in January 2020 for a further two-and-a-half years, which will expire in June 2022. 

Amakhosi coach Stuart Baxter has recently spoken about the future in the decision to have Bruce Bvuma and Brandon Petersen in goal. At 35, Akpeyi seems to be the fourth choice Amakhosi goalkeeper and this may not be ideal for him in the final year of his contract.

"When you are in the last year of your contract, you are just praying to get a chance to play. When you get a chance, you have to grab it and make sure that you use it, so that you can get negotiations for a new deal," former Amakhosi goalkeeper Aubrey Mathibe tells the Siya crew. 

"If you don't play, you will end up leaving. If you play, you need to use that chance so that the team can give you a new contract. January is around the corner and that's the time most of the negotiations start. Maybe he will get a chance and grab and play until he gets a new contract. But he if does not play, it's going to be difficult to sign with Chiefs." 

View images of Chiefs' 4-0 thumping at the hands of Royal AM:



Top 5

Insiders Give Positive Motshwari Update

42 Oct 12, 2021 11:42 AM in Orlando Pirates

Pictures: How Messi Celebrated First PSG Goal

6 Sep 29, 2021 08:28 AM in UEFA Champions League

Hunt, Middendorp Await Chiefs In Next 5 Clashes

29 Oct 12, 2021 04:49 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Players Clubs Can Still Sign For Free

1 Oct 01, 2021 10:28 AM in International

Official: Topflight Coach Asks To Leave…

16 Oct 12, 2021 08:22 AM in PSL

9 Big Stars Linked With Newcastle After Takeover

3 Oct 11, 2021 12:26 PM in English Premier League

13 New Players Appear On Newcastle's Shortlist

3 Oct 14, 2021 12:28 PM in English Premier League

Gucci Down To Socks – Lorch’s R10k Sneakers Weekend Look

4 Oct 11, 2021 02:18 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Early Boost For Chiefs In Striker Crisis?

45 Oct 11, 2021 11:51 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Value Drop Worth Millions! 3 Chiefs Players Affected

61 Oct 11, 2021 04:07 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Downs V City! All The Stadiums For Past 5 MTN8 Finals...

43 Oct 12, 2021 03:31 PM in MTN8 2021

BREAKING! All The Ballon d'Or Nominees Revealed

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

Malesela & Other Earmarked For Vacant Coaching Role?

6 Oct 12, 2021 10:10 AM in Siyagobhoza

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

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