Mgosi 13.6.2017 09:06 am

Pirates looking to sign unhappy Chiefs midfielder

George Lebese of Kaizer Chiefs celebrates his goal. (Samuel Shivambu/Backpagepix)

George Lebese of Kaizer Chiefs celebrates his goal. (Samuel Shivambu/Backpagepix)

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder George Lebese could move to Orlando Pirates, Phakaaathi sources have revealed.

Lebese caused a social media storm last week when he tweeted that all he wants is to play and it doesn’t matter the colour of the shirt he wears. This was a clear indication that he wants out of Amakhosi.

READ: Lebese hints at Chiefs exit as Cape Town City waits in the wings

“He has always been unhappy since Steve (Komphela) took over because he doesn’t seem to believe in him. He is a senior player in the team but was made to fight for his place like youngster.

That hurt him because the likes of (Siphiwe) Tshabalala never had that problem,” revealed a source. Phakaaathi has learned that Lebese might also be headed for Cape Town City, who have proved to be clinical in their business in the transfer market.

READ: Chiefs’ unhappy striker wants to leave

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