Swallows exploring all options

2015-01-07 15:27
Siyabonga Nomvete (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Moroka Swallows are set to embark on a series of negotiations with players whose contracts will expire within the next six to 12 months.

Read: Furman club future undecided

That list of players includes in-form striker Siyabonga Nomvethe, who is expected to extend his stay at the club until after 2015.

Regardless of what eventually happens with Nomvethe and some of his team-mates during the course of the next few month, Swallows spokesman Sipho Xulu said it was far too early to make any pronouncements on the matter.

"It is still early to talk about what will happen to every player in the club, because that is between the club and the players concerned," Xulu told

"However, what I can confirm at the moment is that we are talking to all the players who are nearing the end of the their contracts, not only Nomvethe.

"This is because their situations are different, and once we are done with the players concerned, then we will make necessary announcements, but for now let our supporters calm down, because we are doing everything we can to make sure that we keep our best players."

Xulu also indicated that efforts would be made to bolster the squad during the transfer window but again remained mum on the matter because some of the negotiations were still a work in progress.

"We will definitely sign new players. We have already started talking to those players, and we will only reveal their names once everything is done," concluded Xulu.

Read more on:    moroka swallows  |  psl  |  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
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

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
29 October 2016
Orlando Pirates v Kaizer Chiefs, FNB Stadium 15:30
Ajax Cape Town v SuperSport United, Cape Town Stadium 20:15
Bloemfontein Celtic v Wits, Dr. Molemela Stadium 20:15
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.