Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns have provided an
update on the progress of injured players Mauricio Affonso, Anthony
Laffor, Emiliano Tade and Keletso Makgalwa.
Following Wednesday's defeat in the MTN8 semi-final to Tshwane derby
rivals SuperSport United, Sundowns confirmed that Affonso and Laffor are
still training on their own and haven't joined team sessions yet.
Tade underwent knee surgery and is busy with rehabilitation and will
return at an unknown date while Makgalwa might be back before the end of
“Laffor has been undergoing rehabilitation for his knee post his
surgery and has started training on the field, but not with the rest of
the team," Sundowns said on their official website.
"Affonso, who was the club’s first signing of the current season, is
still yet to make his debut following an ankle injury and he, too, is
training on his own for the moment.
“Tade is another player still yet to feature for Sundowns this season
because of a knee injury. He is currently undergoing rehabilitation and
has begun some gym work and hoping for a speedy recovery.
"Makgalwa will be on the sideline for quite a while still. He has
begun rehabilitation in the gym and is expected to still be out of
action for at least another three months."