Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed
that experienced defender Eric Mathoho has recovered from a groin injury.
The lanky defender missed Amakhosi's last
three matches after sustaining an injury in training a fortnight ago, but club
doctor David Milner revealed that 'Tower' has returned to full training on
He also confirmed that midfielder George
Maluleka has overcome a thigh injury and is available for next Tuesday's match
against Highlands Park.
The midfielder recently returned to action
after a long injury layoff and was rewarded with the man-of-the-match award in
the victory over Free State Stars but was rested for the following match
“Eric is back in full training. He has
fully recovered from a groin injury," Milner told his club website.
“George is fine and training with the team.
It was a minor problem, but we thought it would be wise to take precaution to
avoid worsening the injury.”
Meanwhile, the Amakhosi team doctor stated
that Joseph Molangoane, who is out with a long-term injury, is making good
“He is getting stronger and stronger by the
day. He works out in the gym and is steadily going through the recovery