Orlando Pirates’ development product, Mthokozisi Sithole, is attracting interest from PSL clubs that have been impressed with his progress at the Soweto giants.
The young defender has made notable progress at Pirates while featuring for the club’s MultiChoice Diski Challenge team. Now at 20, the player seems ready to be stepped up to the PSL to compete with some of the best players in the country. As reported in edition 1017 of the Soccer Laduma newspaper, the young centre-back has attracted interest from PSL clubs for his performances in the MDC.
“Mthokozisi Sithole has been doing well for Orlando Pirates in the MultiChoice Diski Challenge. He has attracted interest from PSL clubs. He is a centre back and can also play as a right back. There have been enquiries from other teams about the player. He is a good crosser of the ball and his work rate is high,” a source told the Siya crew.
The interest in the talented player has also been confirmed by his agent Mpho Machaba from G and Q Management Sports Agency.
“There are clubs that are interested in the player. But we are giving Pirates first preference. Pirates will need to act quickly because the boy is attracting interest from other clubs,” Machaba told the Siya crew.
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