Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs have revealed that Happy
Mashiane remains out injured while Khama Billiat, Eric Mathoho and
Lebogang Manyama have returned to full training following their
Mashiane's first season as a professional footballer could be all but
over as he is expected to be out of action for a few more weeks with a
It seems unlikely he will make a recovery and a return to full
fitness before the season ends in May. The 21-year-old picked up his
injury in January during a Nedbank Cup clash against ABC Motsepe minnows
However, good news is that Mathoho, Manyama and Billiat are closer to returning.
Chiefs' physiotherapist Dave Milner told the club's official website:
"Happy's toe fracture is taking longer than expected to heal. The
youngster requires a few more weeks to fully recover.
"They (Manyama and Mathoho) are both training. The one thing left for
the two is to get back to match fitness. We are monitoring their
progression towards match fitness. It will take a bit of time, but we
are happy with their progress.
"Khama has started training again. We will assess how he responds in
training before making a decision on his availability for selection on
The Glamour Boys are next in action on Saturday when they face Black Leopards at the Thohoyandou Stadium.
Kick-off is at 15:00.