Former Bucs stalwart gets NFD trial

Premiership can reveal that a former Orlando Pirates defender is due to arrive at Royal Eagles for an assessment.

Defender Ayanda Gcaba is set to start training with Eagles today in a bid to revive his career.

The 33-year-old is currently a free agent after parting ways with Platinum Stars at the end of the 2017/18 season.

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Eagles general manager Richard Makhoba has confirmed the arrival of Gcaba at his club for an assessment.

"Yes, it's true that Gcaba is due to start training with the club soon," Makhoba tells

"He will only arrive here for an assessment and we will take it from there."