Wits make U-turn on Isaacs

Bidvest Wits holding onto Erwin Isaacs and Mzikayise Mashaba

Posted: 15 January 2013 Time: 04:46 pm

A new coach has meant new fortunes for Erwin Isaacs as Bidvest Wits now insist the player is no longer for sale.

The former Santos winger was deemed surplus to requirements under former coach Antonio Lopez Habas, with Chippa United reportedly on the verge of signing the player, but the arrival of Clive Barker following the Spaniard’s dismissal has changed things.

Wits CEO Jose Ferreira confirms that Barker has told him that Isaacs was part of his plans, and also insists that they will not be selling Mzikayise Mashaba, who has attracted interest from Mamelodi Sundowns.

“Isaacs is staying with the club,” Ferreira tells KickOff.com. “There was also interest in Mashaba from Sundowns, but he is not for sale.”

Article by: Ernest Fakude

Previous comments on this story...

Gucci Man
posted: 04:50 pm
Erwin Isaacs.....my favorite
Rhuu 4 da champs! OPFC
posted: 05:00 pm
I bliv ths guy stil hv da magic in his feet, he's 1 of da bst wingrs in mzansi...
Nyenyeletso
posted: 05:02 pm
Ag isaacs nxa bad boy with bad behaviour,he was gud @santos bt nw eerrr..wonder whr is masibusane zongo?up da bucs harrismith branch
Champ Dee
posted: 06:07 pm
Wits is another Spaza shop, one minute you want to sell the player the next he is not for sale, and you expect that same player to play his heart out for your team?? dream on!
MjeyB wa le Khosi
posted: 06:34 pm
Wits are not serious, how can you put a player on transfer and make a complete u-turn after.
Anonymous
posted: 07:30 pm
So Chippa is not gonna buy any quality player Manyambela said No,Nale is too expensive,Issacs is not for sale! Usenkingena uChippa!!
Sir eeemzaa-walikhosi
posted: 07:51 pm
Dentist makes U-turn for appoinment with myeni.

K4L : let's hear
TheMothos
posted: 08:52 pm
it just goes to show how foreign coaches are clueless. How can Erwin Isaacs become a surplus to any club requirements when u have players like...playing for national team? Mxm atleast the Dog saved the day.
metro
posted: 09:14 pm
Antonio Lopez too is surplus to requirements,ask Amadawana.
rodzeen4buckz
posted: 12:50 am
good player jst nid fair chnce.
Filaz Roger Feutmba...Sandawana
posted: 08:47 am
Mashaba will join Dawana, just watch guys...
KBY
Ga-Makanye
posted: 10:21 am
Mashaba and isaacs are part of the team that will walk over their opponents in the 1st Nedbank Cup game and move to the next round.
ps.shongwe@gmail.com
posted: 10:27 am
who is this Mashaba guy? isn't he a midfielder. How many midfielders does sundowns have?
vhavhani
posted: 10:35 am
Bakwethu Read the whole article before commenting! Habas had deemd all these players surplus & now that Clive is in the helm,these players are in his plans. Now what is it that ppl dont understand
vhavhani
posted: 10:36 am
ps Shongwe have you ever had of rumours
Tico MP
posted: 01:39 pm
wits are de nu downs of not rats
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