Orlando Pirates have confirmed signing Democratic Republic of the Congo international striker Jean-Marc Mundele Makusu.
As previously reported by Soccer Laduma, Mundele has been expected to join the Buccaneers on a season-long loan deal from Congolese giants AS Vita Club, and the Soweto have now confirmed the deal for the 28-year-old forward.
“Orlando Pirates Football Club have secured the services of Democratic Republic of the Congo forward Jean-Marc Makusu Mundele from AS Vita. The 28-year-old who signed earlier this week after passing his medical, initially joins on a season-long loan, which includes the option to make the transfer permanent at the end of the season,” Pirates confirmed on the club’s official website.
Speaking on his signing, the player told the club’s website, “I am happy to have joined this prestigious Club and I look forward to a successful stay. This move presents a new challenge in a new country for me. I have lofty ambitions and I am confident that I can achieve them with my new teammates.”
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