Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns assistant
coach Manqoba Mngqithi says the club are seeking answers to how and why
Sibusiso Vilakazi was injured with Bafana Bafana.
Vilakazi suffered a ruptured Achilles
tendon during the FIFA international break for the two clashes with Seychelles.
As a result, he has been ruled out for up
to six months although the severity of this kind of injury could potentially
rule him out for the entirety of 2018/19.
The 28-year-old attacking midfielder has
been a key part of Sundowns' squad this season having made seven appearances in
Mngqithi told reporters: "We don't
know what programme there was at Bafana. Maybe it would help to get such
information as to how many times they trained, how long the training sessions
"Because that will give us answers as
to what happened. At this stage the information we are getting is not really
"An Achilles can also indicate signs
of overload and stress of the muscle or tendon itself. I am giving you
journalists an assignment to find out what really happened in camp.
"Better information would be what
happened from the time when he finished the match against Wits and the time he
joined the camp, how many training sessions. Those are the questions that can