Local News 10.8.2016 04:29 pm

Chippa snaps up City’s Shiba

Linda Shiba. Photo: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images

Linda Shiba. Photo: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images

Chippa United have signed Polokwane City midfielder Linda Shiba on a two-year contract as they continue to bolster their squad ahead of the 2016/17 season.

The 28-year-old former Orlando Pirates development player has signed a two-year deal with the Chilli Boys.

Chippa have been busy in the transfer market signing players like Bongani Ndulula, Menzi Masuku, Thembinkosi Lorch, Maselaelo Seanego, Xolani Mdaki, Vusumuzi Mncube, Sizwe Mdlinzo, Strydom Wambi, Paseka Moko, Phetolo Sekome, Tshwarelo Bereng, Conrad Madolo, Siphesihle Stuurman, Christopher Bergman, Zama Dlamini and Veli Mothwa.

They have also extended David Zulu’s loan deal for another season. Zulu was on loan at Chippa from Chiefs last season.

Chippa have also promoted Sherwin Bailey and Bulumko Ceki from their development team.

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