Absa Premiership

Eymael accepts that Anas, Manqele could leave Stars

2018-01-16 07:23
Edward Manqele (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Free State Stars head coach Luc Eymael says the likes of Edward Manqele and Mohammed Anas could be sold if the right offers come in.

Stars have been the surprise package in the league this season and moved into second spot on the standings, three points behind leaders Mamelodi Sundowns after a 1-0 victory over Cape Town City last weekend.

As such, their top performers, including Anas and Manqele, have both been linked with a move away from the club in the transfer window, with Chippa United and Bidvest Wits both thought to be interested.

And Eymael believes that if the players' hearts are not with Ea Lla Koto, it could make sense to cash in on them.

"I will never force a player to remain at my club who is not 200 percent committed to the team‚" Eymael said as quoted by the TimesLIVE website.

"I have discussed with the chairman (Mike Mokoena) and we said yes‚ if the players can earn more money elsewhere and if we can make a good deal‚ then we should let them go.

"They have been contacted by other teams‚ this is a fact‚ but we have not received official contact and until then‚ there is no decision to make on whether they stay or go," he added.

The club signed Congo-Brazzaville marksman Harris Tchilimbou last week and are also expected to announce the arrival of Amido Balde, another striker, who has played in Scotland, Portugal‚ Israel‚ Belgium and France.

Read more on:    free state stars  |  psl  |  edward manqele  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Friday, 21 September 2018
Wits v Polokwane City, Bidvest Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 22 September 2018
Baroka FC v Orlando Pirates, Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:00
Golden Arrows v Chippa United, Princess Magogo Stadium 15:00
Kaizer Chiefs v AmaZulu, FNB Stadium 18:00
Free State Stars v Highlands Park, Goble Park 20:15
Sunday, 23 September 2018
Bloemfontein Celtic v Maritzburg United, Dr Molemela Stadium 15:00
SuperSport United v Black Leopards, Lucas Moripe Stadium 15:00
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

After slow starts to their respective 2018/19 Absa Premiership campaigns, who will finish the season ranked higher?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

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.