Register Login Live

Kaizer Chiefs

Chiefs’ Surprise Star On Verge Of New Contract

Having been a surprise standout performer for Kaizer Chiefs as they marched to the top of the Absa Premiership table, one of Amakhosi’s most consistent players is set for a new deal…

Read: Eight Deals At Chiefs? - Talks Open Up At Naturena

Daniel Akpeyi has kept the likes of Itumeleng Khune, Bruce Bvuma and Brylon Petersen on the bench and in the stands over the course of the 2019/20 campaign so far, even when all of them were fully fit an available for selection, something that has managed to raise a few eyebrows.

But with a number of big saves, including numerous from the penalty spot, the big Nigerian has established himself as Ernst Middendorp’s number one at this point in time, and has done plenty to earn his place.

Akpeyi’s contract is set to expire at the end of the current season as he enters into the last six months of his contract at Naturena following his move from Chippa United in 2019, but Siya sources have suggested that he’s on the brink of committing his future to the club.

Read: Chiefs Boss - ‘The Pitch Restricted Us…’

The 33-year-old Nigerian international is one of several Chiefs players who are drawing close to the expiration of their contracts with the Glamour Boys, but the Siya crew has been informed that an announcement over a renewal for the experienced shot-stopper may not be too far away.

In total, eight deals will expire at Chiefs in June - here's the latest on what's happening:

  

nextarticle

Mayambela, 4 Others Amongst Major Changes And Exits At City

19 comments

Top 5

10 Images Of The Weekend’s Nedbank Cup Action

2 Feb 24, 2020 09:15 AM in Nedbank Cup

The Highest-Paid Players In Europe Revealed

14 Feb 11, 2020 07:14 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Mosimane Explains Gripe With MDC

10 Feb 24, 2020 01:30 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Man City Could Be Relegated To League Two

50 Feb 17, 2020 06:28 PM in English Premier League

Chiefs’ Middendorp: We Couldn’t Unlock Them

63 Feb 24, 2020 11:36 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Philosophical Rhulani Stuns As He Poses Alongside R6 Million Ride

12 Feb 21, 2020 02:12 PM in Show Me The Money

10 Images Of Teko’s Stunning New R3 Million Bentley

5 Feb 21, 2020 03:50 PM in Show Me The Money

Bucs Stars Dazzle In Pule’s Mashonisa

8 Feb 24, 2020 11:00 AM in Drip, Style & Swag

What FIFA Says About The Yellow Card Saga…

172 Feb 21, 2020 02:36 PM in PSL

Does This Pirates Star Boast The Coolest Tattoos In The PSL?

3 Feb 22, 2020 09:00 AM in Drip, Style & Swag

Middendorp Feels Chiefs Deserved A Penalty

11 Feb 24, 2020 04:28 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

28 Nov 24, 2019 07:17 PM in World News

PSL Confirm Date And Time For Nedbank Cup QF Draw

8 Feb 24, 2020 03:12 PM in Nedbank Cup

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

29 Nov 03, 2019 10:21 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

3 Big PSL Contracts Being Discussed…

6 Feb 24, 2020 02:43 PM in PSL