Baroka eager to sign Celtic's Massa

2016-07-07 14:04
Geofrey Massa (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Baroka FC CEO Morgan Mamilla has confirmed that the club is keen on acquiring the services of Uganda striker Geofrey Massa from Bloemfontein Celtic.

Phunya Sele Sele have placed the bulky forward on the transfer list after spending two seasons at the club and failing to make an impact at the club.

Mamilla said Baroka would not be looking to sign any Premiership rejects, but would make an exception with Massa.

"We don't want players that were released by their teams, in fact I don't want any PSL player, the only PSL player I'm looking to sign is Geofrey Massa," Mamilla told KickOff.

"Bringing him here won't be easy but don't rule it out yet, it might still happen. I have been talking to him since last year actually.

"The reason he didn't have a good season at Celtic is because he didn't play much last season. He only played eight games and scored two goals.

"He is currently back in the country, we are only waiting for him to sort out his financial issues with Celtic then we will sign him. He has personally agreed to give us a first option to sign him."

Read more on:    bloemfontein celtic  |  psl  |  soccer

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy

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.