A source close at the club told Phakaaathi that Pirates have intensified their efforts to sign the striker, the former SuperSport United man who has been on loan at Cyprus side AEL Limassol for the past six month.
In a selfie posted on Niang’s Instagram account, the striker is seen wearing a pair of Orlando Pirates shorts while seating on a bench in a gym.
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The shorts in question are partially covered by a towel, but the Pirates badge is peeping out.
— Lefa Schoeman (@lefaskuman) January 20, 2016