Cape Town - Mamelodi
Sundowns star Khama Billiat is reportedly a target for Belgium Pro
League champions Club Brugge, as well as KV Oostende in the same
Billiat, who is a nominee on the 25-man shortlist for CAF Player of
the Year, has captured the two clubs' attention after his great displays
for the Brazilians in recent times.
The 26-year-old is arguably Sundowns' most outstanding attacking
talent, and will be a player coach Pitso Mosimane will not want to lose.
However, the Zimbabwe international could view a move to Europe as
being the next step in his career, and may be swayed if either Brugge or
Oostende were to make an offer.
A move to the Belgian champions may be attractive to Billiat as they
will be able to offer him Champions League football in future. The
Blue-Black qualified for the group stages of the tournament this
According to Soccer Laduma, Brugge and De Kustboys are
monitoring Billiat with the transfer window opening up again in January.
The publication's source said, "Brugge and Oostende have kept on
monitoring him. I regularly supply them with highlights."
With that said, the forward has a price-tag of R32 million which both
clubs will have to pay before any move could potentially go through.
It's unclear at this stage as to whether Downs will be willing to sell
the player in January.