Segolela, Masalesa return for Bucs

2014-09-02 13:48
Tlou Segolela (Gallo Images)

Soweto - Tlou Segolela and Lehlogonolo Masalesa were the notable returnees as Orlando Pirates prepare for the Nedbank Ke Yona.

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Head coach Vladimir Vermezovic put his charges through their paces at Rand Stadium, in a full training session, the club confirmed on its website.

Segolela and Masalesa were part of the session - the two players have fully recovered from their respective injuries - and will be in contention for a place in the team that takes on the Nedbank Ke Yona team on Sunday, September 6 in Orlando.

Lucky Lekgwathi however did limited training as he races to get fit.

Goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, midfielder Oupa Manyisa, fullback Thabo Matlaba and defender Ntsikelelo Nyauza, were the only absentees in today's training session.

The four players are currently with the national team.

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Bafana will take on Sudan in Khartoum on Friday, September 5 at 19:00 SA time, before hosting Nigeria on Wednesday, September 10 (20:00) at the Cape Town Stadium in their first two 2015 AFCON qualifiers.


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