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PSL transfer news: Celtic want Mthokozisi Dube, Helder Pelembe returning to Orlando Pirates

Posted: 24 May 2016 Time: 09:15

Bloemfontein Celtic are keen to keep defender Mthokozisi Dube, while striker Helder Pelembe will return to Orlando Pirates next season.

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The pair joined Celtic on loan from Pirates at the beginning of 2015/16.

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Dube made eight Absa Premiership starts for Phunya Sele Sele and has convinced management to retain his services.

Pelembe initially impressed in the 'City of Roses' but fell out of favour, especially after Serame Letsoaka replaced Clinton Larsen as head coach in December last year. The Mozambican scored twice in three league starts and five substitute appearances.

"We are keen to keep Dube. We still have to speak to Pirates," says a Celtic official.

"Pelembe is going back to Pirates."

Article by: Ernest Fakude
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