Zongo back to his old tricks, goes AWOL

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Masibusane Zongo's demons seems to have overpowered him once again as he is reported to be absent without leave at current club Tshakuma Tsha Madzhivhandila FC.

Eyebrows were raised when Zongo was unveiled by Vhadau Vha Damani's in January after he joined on a short - term contract despite the 29-year-old's off-field disciplinary issues being very well documented.

"The newly signed Tshakuma Tsha Madzhivhandila FC (TTM) midfielder, Masibusane Zongo has not reported back to work after our game against Cape Umoya United on Friday, the 28th of February," read a statement from the club.

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"Zongo asked to go home to see his child after the game. The team made arrangement for him to fly back on Sunday instead of travelling back with the whole team on Friday night.

"Currently, nobody knows where he is but it's too early to conclude the player has gone back to his old infamous ways of disappearing without notifying the club.

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"All we can say now is that Zongo did not report to work when training resumed on Tuesday March 3 and we will wait for him to return before we can further discuss. We are anxious to hear from anyone who may know his whereabouts as his phone is switched off.

"The 29-year-old midfielder joined TTM in January this year on a short-term deal that will last until end of this season, with an option to renew depending on his performance."

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