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Orlando Pirates close to finalising deal with Mamelodi Sundowns for midfielder Asavela Mbekile

Posted: 9 June 2018 Time: 17:21

Orlando Pirates are close to finalising a deal with Mamelodi Sundowns for midfielder Asavela Mbekile.

Mbekile has spent the last four seasons on the books of the Chloorkop giants but will see his contract with the Brazilians expire at the end of this month.

READ: Pitso not tempted to leave Sundowns

According to a reliable source close to the former Moroka Swallows midfielder, he has already agreed terms with Pirates and is set to complete his move to his new club this weekend.

"The deal is as good as done. Mbekile will be playing for Orlando Pirates next season," the source tells

"He is a Buccaneer," he added.

Article by: Ernest Fakude
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