Tough times for Downs attacker

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The Botswana international was hoping to secure a loan move away from the club in the recently concluded transfer window, but no switch transpired.

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According to a source, Ngele has been training with the reserve team at Chloorkop since returning from a loan spell at SuperSport United last season.

"The club was looking at sending him on loan again before the registration deadline last week," says the source.

"He has been training with the club's reserve team since he returned back from SuperSport United."

The 27-year-old linked up with Masandawana four years ago from the now-defunct Platinum Stars.

Ngele also spent a year on loan at Bidvest Wits from 2016 to 2017.

Downs on Wednesday announced they had handed new contracts to Brazilian defender Ricardo Nascimento and Sphelele Mkhulise.

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