Register Login Scores

All 19 Players Who Left Pirates: Where Are They Now?

Orlando Pirates continued their high turnover of players in the off season, with several exits and arrivals confirmed by the club.

A few who departed have since found new homes, while others – now free agents – are still desperately on the hunt for clubs where they can find regular game-time.

Read: Wits Transfer Guru Steps Down!

Overall, as many as 19 players were either placed on the transfer list, loaned out or did not have their contracts renewed. A few others returned from loan spells the season before and not all of them have stayed on to fight to make an impression, like Ayanda Nkosi.

Marshall Munetsi clinched himself a deal in France and Thamsanqa Gabuza shocked the football fraternity by joining SuperSport United.

Check out the gallery to see where these players are now 

Permanent departures:

Jackson Mabokgwane, Thabo Qalinge, Ayanda Nkosi, Mpho Makola, Diamond Thopola, Marcelo, Thabo Matlaba, Abbubaker Mobara, Marshall Munetsi, Kudakwashe Mahachi, Thamsanqa Gabuza, Phetso Maphanga, Lehlohonolo Mtshali.

Read: PSL Club Confirms Early Coaching Change 

Loan exits:

Gladwin Shitolo, Sandile Mthethwa, Meshack Maphangule, Themba Sikhakhane, Tercious Malepe, Brian Hlongwa.

It is not a foregone conclusion that once the loan deals have lapsed, the players will become regulars at Pirates, so they have the current season to prove their worth.

Do you think Pirates will regret losing these players? 

nextarticle

7 Players Who Can Sign A Pre-Contract Elsewhere In January

16 comments

Top 5

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

7 Sep 15, 2019 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Mabunda Stars As Down Net Five In CAF Tie

89 Sep 14, 2019 04:00 PM in CAF Champions League

The Highest-Paid Players In Football Right Now

7 Sep 06, 2019 07:15 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Chiefs' Unbeaten Run Ended At FNB

354 Sep 14, 2019 07:52 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

7 Sep 15, 2019 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Ndoro Switches R1M SUV For Hot New Benz?

6 Sep 12, 2019 04:45 PM in Fan Park

Bobby Slams Middendorp, Chiefs Coach In Hot Water

65 Sep 13, 2019 05:31 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Grobler: Why I Didn’t Join Pirates…

23 Sep 13, 2019 11:31 AM in PSL

The Highest-Paid Coaches At Afcon Revealed?

108 Jul 11, 2019 07:38 PM in AFCON 2019

Chimhavi: SAFA Is Not Broke!

8 Sep 13, 2019 12:30 PM in Bafana

The Highest-Paid Footballers In The World Today

13 Apr 02, 2019 12:30 PM in International

Koloba: ‘I Said It About Chiefs’

18 Sep 13, 2019 01:53 PM in Kaizer Chiefs