Cape Town - Bernard Morrison has confirmed his
departure from Orlando Pirates, but insists there is no truth to the
rumours that's he's joined Chippa United.
Both clubs announced last week that Thamsanqa Sangweni had moved to
Port Elizabeth, but there were contradictions regarding the futures of
Morrison and Thabo Matlaba.
The Chilli Boys claimed they had also signed the latter two, which
has not been corroborated by the Buccaneers. Matlaba is still on their
books having reportedly declined a switch to the Nelson Mandela Bay
Morrison, meanwhile, has parted ways with Pirates, but denied that contact had been made between his representatives and Chippa.
"Let me start by saying many thanks to the chairperson (Dr Irvin Khoza)
and Orlando Pirates as a whole for opening up their home to me," the
Ghanaian forward said.
"Lastly, let me clear the air about my move to Chippa. There hasn't
been any form of proper communication between my management and Chippa
"So, I don't acknowledge their statements and allow me to say that's fake news. (I have) not signed with Chippa United."