Cape Town - Orlando Pirates defender Justice Chabalala says
he has no intention of leaving the club despite his lack of playing time this
The 27-year-old did not make a single appearance, from the
bench or otherwise, in any competition for the Buccaneers this season.
Reports during the January transfer window suggested he
might move to Maritzburg United on loan, but the deal either fell through or
the rumour was false as no move materialised.
Several clubs have made inquiries about the defender following
the conclusion of the 2018/19 season, but the player's agent, Ratshibvumo
Mulovhedzi, has stated that he has no interest in playing for anyone other than
"Chabalala is a Pirates player and he's not a
quitter," he told KickOff. "First option Pirates, last option
Pirates. We are not going anywhere unless Pirates says otherwise.
"He is going nowhere, they love him there. So there is
no way... he is not going anywhere.
"Yes his contract is getting finished but there's a
two-year option. So he's got a future at Pirates and he is staying until he
gets a chance.
“He was coming okay but Pirates have been winning so they
couldn't change a winning combination."