Good news for Jali at Sundowns

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Mamelodi Sundowns are set to welcome back midfielder Andile Jali when travel to Congo Brazzaville to face AS Otoho in the CAF Champions League.

Jali missed the first league match of the season against SuperSport United at Lucas Moripe Stadium last weekend due to a hamstring injury suffered during the pre-season tour of Botswana last month.

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However, the former Orlando Pirates midfielder has since recovered from his injury and is set to travel with the Brazilians for their trip on Saturday.

According to sources close to Sundowns, striker Mauricio Affonso is still battling with his knee injury and will miss the match against Otoho.

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"Jali is back and has been attending full-time training," the source tells "Affonso is still nursing his injury but he should be back soon."

Sundowns have hired a chartered plane for the trip this weekend. 

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