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Ex-Pirates Youngster Signs Abroad

A former Orlando Pirates youngster has signed a deal outside of Mzansi as he looks to revive his career after struggling in his search for a club at home.

Following his release from Pirates last year, along with stars like Abbubaker Mobara and Thabo Qalinge, Ricardo Lourenco struggled to find a club in the Premiership and GladAfrica Championship, which led the player to search for opportunities outside the country. 

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As confirmed to the Siya crew by sources in the know, the 25-year-old midfielder who did well for the Buccaneers as their captain in the MultiChoice Diski Challenge team has signed a deal in Botswana.

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In 2017, Lourenco was one of the players named in Stuart Baxter’s Bafana Bafana squad for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifiers against Botswana, a country he now finds himself in, as he hopes to revive his career with Jwaneng Galaxy.

Have a look at Pirates’ 28-man squad after Memela's shock exit and the signing of Richard Ofori, among other changes: 

   

 

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