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Orlando Pirates recruit Tshepo Gumede said the decision to move to Soweto was
sparked by his desire to advance his football career.
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Gumede was one of the more seasoned campaigners at previous
club Platinum Stars and also featured quite prominently for Dikwena this
However, the recently closed transfer window provided an
opportunity to make a career move and he did not hesitate, even though Stars
has been his home for the past three seasons.
“Choosing to sign for Pirates was a footballing
decision," Gumede told Soccer
“I signed with the club because of the way they play and
“I wanted to sign for a club where I could fit in with my
style of play.
“Also what attracted me to Pirates was their ambition and
this is something I want to contribute towards.”