Absa Premiership

Wits ‘delighted’ to sign former Bafana winger Klate

2015-05-27 08:00
Daine Klate has officially signed for Bidwest Wits, leaving SuperSport United. PHOTO: gallo images

CAPE TOWN — Bidvest Wits CEO Jose Ferreira has confirmed the signing of former Orlando Pirates midfielder Daine Klate.

According the club’s official website, Ferreira is over the moon with their new addition and knows that the player will be a major “asset” to the club.

“We are delighted to have on board a player of the calibre of Daine,” said Ferreira. “Both [coach] Gavin [Hunt] and myself have had the pleasure of working with him and his quality, professionalism and unwavering commitment on the field of play will undoubtedly be an asset to our club.”

Klate has an incredible CV and boasts five League titles.

The former Bafana Bafana winger is the only player to win five consecutive Premiership titles.

The 30-year-old took to Twitter to confirm his excitement about the move stating, “Happy to announce that i am joining @BidvestWits in the new season … Looking forward to the new venture …”

Klate could only muster up 19 PSL appearances as niggling injuries and competition constantly interfered with his game time, which is why Pirates offloaded the player to SuperSport United in the January transfer window. — Sport24

NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Free State Stars v SuperSport United, Goble Park 19:30
Mamelodi Sundowns v Maritzburg United, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 19:30
Friday, 15 December 2017
Cape Town City FC v AmaZulu FC, Cape Town Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Mamelodi Sundowns v Bloemfontein Celtic, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 15:30
Chippa United v Polokwane City, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 15:30
Free State Stars v Orlando Pirates, Goble Park 18:00
Wits v Platinum Stars, Bidvest Stadium 20:15
Kaizer Chiefs v Ajax Cape Town, Moses Mabhida Stadium 20:15
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.