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Orlando Pirates await Muhsin Ertugral input for player exits PSL transfer news

Posted: 17 June 2016 Time: 13:25

Orlando Pirates are awaiting the arrival of new coach Muhsin Ertugral before finalising which players will be transfer-listed.

READ: Ngoma offers Ertugral insight

The former Mpumalanga Black Aces boss will start his duties at Pirates in July having effectively swapped jobs with Eric Tinkler.

KickOff.com has gathered that Rooi Mahamutsa, Thandani Ntshumayelo, Tshepo Gumede, Felipe Ovono, Yasser Mugwera, Mpho Mvelase and Roger Majafa are on borrowed time at Mayfair.

Veteran defender Lucky Lekgwathi is expected to retire from football when his deal with Bucs runs out this month.

Pirates administrative official Floyd Mbele was tight-lipped when asked about player exits.

"There will be players to be released to accommodate new ones," Mbele says.

"Yes, the coach is part of the consultation process," he adds.

Mbele also pointed out that Lehlohonolo Majoro's contract with the Soweto giants will expire at the end of the 2016/17 season contrary to reports.

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Article by: Ernest Fakude
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