Cape Town - Bafana
Bafana international and Orlando Pirates midfielder Oupa Manyisa insists he is
paying no heed to the ongoing speculation over his future.
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The 26-year-old was linked with a big-money move to
Premiership rivals Mamelodi Sundowns in the January transfer window, but ended
up rejecting the advances of Pitso Mosimane's side after returning from the
Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.
However, Manyisa's contract situation remains unchanged,
with his current deal set to expire at the end of the campaign. As such, the
transfer rumours have not diminished, despite Pirates chairman Irvin Khoza
confirming his intention to offer 'Oupa' a new long-term contract.
Manyisa refuses to allow the recent speculation to distract
him, though, telling Soccer
Laduma: "It hasn't really affected my game.
"I don't think about it because they are just rumours.
I just concentrate on my game and not think about what people say."
Commenting on the reports linking him with Sundowns, Manyisa
added: "Just like all the other reports, those were just rumours. For me,
my focus is on Orlando Pirates.
"I will give 100 per cent to help the team achieve