Cape Town - Lucky Mohomi says he has not discussed anything with
Mamelodi Sundowns about being loaned out and is prepared to fight for his place
at the club.
Mohomi struggled for game time in the previous season, but
believes it was all down to a knee injury that kept him on the sidelines for
The 27-year-old midfielder says he is in high spirits ahead
of the new season and is ready to fight for his place in Pitso Mosimane's
He admitted that it's going to be yet another tough season
for him as he competes with the likes of Hlompho Kekana, Tiyani Mabunda and
Oupa Manyisa to be in the starting line-up.
The Brazilians have since added the talents of Andile Jali
to the squad.
The Mamelodi-born midfielder was not part of the Sundowns
squad that was stunned by AS Togo-Port in the CAF Champions League match
Mohomi told SABC: "My problem last season was a knee
injury that I sustained when I hurt my knee at training and ended up on the
side-lines for a long time.
"But I'm now fine and fit. I'm looking forward to the
new season. I have not talked with Sundowns about going on loan. I know nothing
"My desire is to obviously stay and fight for my place
in the team.
"It's very tough because I compete with players who are
regulars for the national team.
"I have to raise my game and work harder because I also
deserve to be at the team, but playing with them is a motivation to prove