Bucs Close To Confirming Memela Injury
Orlando Pirates set to release Luvuyo Memela injury details
The Siya crew can confirm that Orlando Pirates are close to confirming the extent of the injury sustained by attacker Luvuyo Memela.
The 30-year-old picked up a knee strain in his side’s defeat at the hands of Cape Town City this past Saturday. The crew reported that Sea Robbers would send the wide players to a specialist in order to determine the extent of the injury and further determine Memela’s availability for the last game of the season against Free State Stars.
Orlando Pirates are close to confirming the extent of the injury sustained by attacker Luvuyo Memela. Memela has been one of the key men for Milutin Sredojević this season, contributing to the club’s overall tally with five league goals in the current campaign.
“What I can tell you is that Memela has gone to see the specialist and the club is waiting for the official report from the specialist to make a decision,” said a source.
“Furthermore, the medical team is optimistic about having Memela recover quickly in time to be a violable option for selection when Pirates hosts Free States on 12 May 2018 at the Orlando Stadium.
In his 18 league starts and 22 league appearances, overall Memela has netted five times to help guide his side to a CAF Champions League qualification.