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Pirates Suspend Key Player Due To Police Charge

Orlando Pirates have confirmed the suspension of a key player.

Midfielder, Ben Motshwari has been suspended by the club, as confirmed in a statement released this morning. 

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The Buccaneers have confirmed that Motshwari has been suspended after being charged by the police although the club has not disclosed what the 30-year-old has been charged for. 

"Orlando Pirates Football Club can confirm that it has suspended midfielder Ben Mothswari after being charged by police this morning. Mr Motshwari will remain suspended, pending an investigation," confirmed the club in a statement on their official website. 

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"The matter is subject to a legal process and the Club is therefore unable to make further comment until that process is complete," Bucs confirmed. 

Motshwari was in the Bucs team that won 3-1 against Chippa United at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday. 

View Orlando Pirates’ 37-man squad for the 2021/22 season:  

 

 

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