6.7.2020 02:49 pm
Gavin Hunt is speaking to Kaizer Chiefs and the negotiations are now at an advanced stage, Phakaaathi has been told.
A source, who asked that he not be named, said a deal could be struck soon if not already.
Siphelele Mthembu is said to be considering his options after he was released by Cape Town City last month.
Baroka FC defender Denwin Farmer is said to have attracted the interest of Ajax Cape Town, who are already planning for their return to the top flight after falling into the GladAfrica Championship in 2018.
With news coming out of Belgium suggesting that long-term target Knowledge Musona is set to remain in the country, Mamelodi Sundowns are said to have rekindled their interest in Cape Town City striker Kermit Erasmus.
Phakaaathi has been reliably informed that Khama Billiat will remain with Kaizer Chiefs next season.
Mhango has been in devastating form this season, having scored 15 goals in the league so far.
Two French teams who were interested in Orlando Pirates striker Justin Shonga are now receding their interest, Phakaaathi has learnt.
Kaizer Chiefs coach, Ernst Middendorp has apparently already tabled his plans for next season and defender Philani Zulu is one of the players he plans to ship out, a source has claimed.
Polokwane City are said to have offered on-loan Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Kabelo Mahlasela a permanent deal and he looks set to remain with the club.
Highlands Park are said to be reluctant to renew the contract of veteran midfielder Reneilwe ‘Yeye’ Letsholonyane.
Phakaaathi has learnt that Kaizer Chiefs are considering bringing back coach Stuart Baxter should Ernst Middendorp leave the club at the end of the season.
Black Leopards’ chief executive, Chief Thidiela has come out and denied the rumours that their star midfielder, Lesedi Kapinga has signed with Absa Premiership giants, Mamelodi Sundowns.
A source has revealed to Phakaaathi that prior to appointing Ernst Middendorp, Kaizer Chiefs were keen to bring Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt to Naturena.
Phakaaathi has learnt that Mamelodi Sundowns won the race for the signature of Black Leopards winger Lesedi Kapinga.
Akpeyi’s future has been a subject of discussion for a while now and he looked to have put the issue to rest when he signed a two-year extension with Chiefs.