Manqele ends 'Downs dispute

2014-11-11 12:26
Edward Manqele (Supplied)
Edward Manqele (Supplied)
Cape Town - Edward Manqele’s agent, Josiah Mphono, has confirmed that his client has dropped his case against Sundowns with the Premier Soccer League's Dispute Resolution Chamber.

The striker had taken the Brazilians to the DRC after the club reportedly blocked a move to Chippa United at the beginning of the season, instead instructing him not to come in to training at the club.

However, a move to Chippa has now been confirmed, with Manqele putting pen to a three-year contract with the Port Elizabeth-based club.

With the matter now having progressed, Manqele will not be looking to take any further action against Sundowns.

"We were at the PSL DRC yesterday to withdraw the case. We have finalised everything with Sundowns. The player’s signing with Chippa is complete. We told the DRC that we aren’t continuing with the case," Mphono told Soccer Laduma.

"The onus is on Chippa to register the player. They expect to register him before the end of the week. The player joined Chippa as a free agent and is allowed to be registered at any time."

The Chilli Boys will be hopeful of having Manqele registered by the time they face Bloemfontein Celtic on November 22.

Read more on:    mamelodi sundowns  |  psl  |  edward manqele  |  soccer

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

25 October 2016
Chippa United v Bloemfontein Celtic, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 19:30
26 October 2016
Ajax Cape Town v Wits, Cape Town Stadium 19:30
28 October 2016
Maritzburg United v Golden Arrows, Harry Gwala Stadium 20:00
Chippa United v Platinum Stars, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 20:00
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team

When all is said and done in the 2015/16 Absa Premiership season, who will be crowned champions of South Africa?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.