Pirates trio off to Cape Town

2012-07-09 10:46
Sibusiso Mnguni (Gallo)
Johannesburg - Orlando Pirates have confirmed Cyril Mashego, Linda Shiba and Sibusiso Mnguni have all joined newly promoted PSL outfit Chippa United on season-long loan deals.

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The trio are expected to arrive in Cape Town this week to link up with their new team-mates as the club prepares for its debut appearance in the Premiership.

The Chilli Boys earned their place in the South African top-flight courtesy of their play-off triumph over Santos and Thanda Royal Zulu, joining 2011/12 National First Division champions University of Pretoria in making the climb up.

Meanwhile, the Buccaneers also revealed Mark Mayambela will not be loaned out this season, with Chippa having previously been interested in making it a quartet of loan arrivals from the Soweto giants.

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