Orlando Pirates have confirmed their decision regarding Mpho Makola, who has been placed on the club’s transfer list.
In their confirmation, the Buccaneers have announced that the midfielder has been released from the club, after his contract was terminated following a meeting earlier today (Wednesday).
Makola has been one of the experienced members of the Pirates squad, having been with the club for seven years, since joining from Free State Stars in 2012.
“Orlando Pirates Football Club has parted ways with Mpho Makola. An agreement has been reached for the mutual termination of the contract following a meeting with the player today,” confirmed Pirates on the club’s official website.
“Makola joined the club in 2012 where he went on to register over 170 appearances for the Buccaneers in a career which saw him score 21 goals and register 28 assists,” reads Bucs’ statement.
A special message of appreciation has been sent from the club to the 33-year-old thanking him for his loyal service over the years.
“The Club would like to thank Mr Makola for his service and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavours,” added the club.