Highlands snap up ex-Chiefs midfielder


Mkhabela has penned a short-term deal with the Lions of the North until the end of the current season.

The 29-year-old has finally resurfaced following his release from Cape Umoya United (formerly Platinum Stars) at the end of last season.

Highlands are also assessing another former Chiefs midfielder in Mandla Masango, while they have been linked with wantaway Polokwane City striker Rodney Ramagalela as well as SuperSport's Thuso Phala.

The Tembisa-based outfit are currently ninth on the Absa Premiership standings - four points off eighth-placed Matsantsantsa, with 12 games remaining in the campaign.