Register Login Live

Orlando Pirates

‘He Is One Of The Hard Working Players At Pirates’

While some might feel that he is one of the underrated players in the group, Linda Mntambo has been chosen as one of the hard working players at Orlando Pirates.

Since joining the Buccaneers in 2018, Figo – as Mntambo is known in football circles – has struggled for regular game-time although he contributes positively to the team whenever given the opportinity.

Read: Pirates Star Hard At Work! 

So far this season, the 30-year-old central midfielder has made five starts in Pirates’ Absa Premiership campaign.

Solomon Mathe – a former Pirates midfielder himself during the prime of his career – has lauded the ex-Black Poison FC player for his progress and contribution at the Soweto giants. 

Read: 16V, Dona, Bhele & Co – Could This Have Been The Best Team Ever? 

“Linda is one of the hard working players at Pirates. When you have him on the field you know he is going to do the job. He is a player who is suitable to play against teams with players that like to run. When you have Linda you know that he is going to run. He is different to a player like Xola Mlambo. He is a box-to-box player who can also attack and defend. He gives 100% and likes to be in the box and has a knack of scoring. He is aggressive!” Mathe told the Siya

crew.

16V, Dona, Bhele & Co – Could This Have Been The Best Team Eve...

PSL Clubs’ R2 million Grant Safe For Now, But…

'Chiefs Need To Go Back To Their Roots'

10 comments

Top 5

Nedbank Cup Fixtures Confirmed!

28 Jul 10, 2020 07:12 AM in Nedbank Cup

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

11 May 20, 2020 08:32 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

28 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Ex-Star Confirms Smallest Pay Cheque At Chiefs

31 Jul 09, 2020 06:29 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Sirino Confirms He Splurged The Cash This New Mansion!

3 Jul 08, 2020 11:00 AM in Ballers Cribs & Travels

Breaking: Rulani Returns To Sundowns

121 Jul 08, 2020 11:13 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

#KhuneSignsForPirates Breaks The internet!

13 Jul 08, 2020 08:41 AM in The Best Of The Rest

Nedbank Cup Fixtures Confirmed!

28 Jul 10, 2020 07:12 AM in Nedbank Cup

Rest In Peace Khunadi 'Kaka' Nkoana!

14 Jul 07, 2020 07:28 PM in PSL

‘South African Sirino’ To Take PSL By Storm

27 Jul 09, 2020 09:47 AM in PSL

10 Footballers Who Lied About Their Age

52 May 10, 2020 07:16 PM in International

The Highest-Paid Footballers In The World Today

11 Mar 29, 2020 07:16 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

2 Starlets Who Will Be Waiting To Hear From Pirates…

1 Jul 09, 2020 07:32 AM in Orlando Pirates