Umoya sign former Pirates defender


Cape Umoya United have continued to strengthen after enlisting the services of former Orlando Pirates defender Tshepo Gumede.

The 29-year-old has joined another ex-Buccaneer at Umoya after Mark Mayambela also signed for the GladAfrica Championship side this week.

Both players have joined Umoya as free agents after completing last season without clubs.

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The Cape Town-based outfit are looking forward to starting the new campaign on a high note as they bid to gain promotion to the DStv Premiership next season.

"Cape Umoya has signed Tshepo Gumede on a short-term contract. They are not done and are expected to make more signings very soon," a source at the club tells

Umoya travel to Kabokweni Stadium on Saturday to take on TS Sporting in their first match of the 2020/21 GladAfrica Championship season.

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