Former Chiefs striker could join Pirates

Premiership has learnt that former Kaizer Chiefs striker Emmanuel Letlotlo could be heading to Orlando Pirates next year.

Letlotlo has been without a team after parting ways with Kaizer Chiefs last season.

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The former South Africa under-20 star, who spent time with Baroka last season, trained with Bloemfontein Celtic in September but could not sign with Siwelele.

However, the former Amakhosi striker could now be heading to Bucs in January to fight his way back to professional football and fulfil the early potential he promised.

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"Letlotlo is currently under a fitness programme to fight his way back to professional football," a source tells

"There are chances that he could sign with Pirates in January."

Pirates are currently assessing Ivorian defender Kouassi Kouadja in bid to reinforce their leaky defence this season.

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