Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs striker Bernard Parker has agreed
in principal to pen a new deal at the club, according to reports.
Affectionately known as ‘Hond’ the forward’s agent, Mike
Makaab, reveals that all representitives involved are currently negotiating a
deal for the 29-year-old.
“We are in negotiations with Kaizer Chiefs at the moment,
and everything has been agreed on principle,” said Makaab as quoted by Soccer
“It's now just a matter of sitting down and finalising the
minor details of the contract.”
Parker’s contract is set to expire at the end of the current
campaign and Amakhosi are now scrambling to avoid a repeat of what happened at
the end of last season.
Itumeleng Khune, Tefu Mashamaite and Mandla Masango were all
in the last year of their contract and Amakhosi were brushed aside to wait the
entire campaign to have contract negotiations which led to all the player’s
However, Khune returned to the club with the latter opting
to test their skills abroad. Mashamaite signed for BK Hacken in Sweden and
Masango inked a three-year deal with FC Randers.