Cape Town - Bloemfontein Celtic have announced the
arrival of eight new players to bolster Steve Komphela's squad ahead of the Absa
Komphela returned to his home province this
month to take charge of Siwelele, having previously managed Free State Stars
during two separate spells earlier in his career.
Veselin Jelusic resigned as coach shortly
after the end of the 2017/18 campaign amid uncertainty over the club's future.
The Serbian guided Celtic to the Telkom Knockout final and finished just one
point outside the top-eight in 11 -place.
Komphela has been tasked with getting
Phunya Sele Sele back into the upper echelons of the league and he's increased
competition for place in his team with the acquisitions of Tebogo Potsane, Ryan
De Jongh, Thato Lingwhati, Mpusana Tani, Bongani Sam, Langa Mvana, Ramasimong
Maloisane and Rendani Ndou.
Celtic get proceedings underway with the
visit of Chippa United to the Dr Molemela Stadium on Sunday afternoon.