Cape Town - Free State Stars have confirmed that Ruldolf Bester will return to training while Goalkeeper Daouda Diakite faces a lengthy layoff.
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According to Ea Lla Koto’s website, club physiotherapist Tebogo Sethunya has three long-term injuries in his casualty room.
Daouda Diakite (Goalkeeper)
“Diakite began his rehabilitation from a serious knee injury on Thursday and he will be monitored for the next six weeks.”
Rudolf Bester (Striker)
“The 31-year-old has been out of action for two weeks due to a hamstring injury, but should be back in training next week.”
Daniel Cardoso (Defender)
“Cardoso has made good progress as he recovers from a stress fracture, and he has started training with the rest of the squad, but his return to action will not be rushed.”
Meanwhile, United prepare for a rare Cup meeting when they clash against Free State Stars in the last 16 of the Telkom Knockout on Saturday, October 4.
The game is scheduled for a 15:00 kick-off at the Lucas Moripe Stadium.