Jele on the mend
Posted on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 09:59
Defender Happy Jele is expected to return to full training by the end of the week.
Jele, who missed Orlando Pirates’ defeat in the MTN8 due to an injury is said to be making good progress.
According to the medical team, Jele suffered a hamstring strain in Pirates’ 3-1 win over Golden Arrows last week. He has undergone rehabilitation and is making good progress. The lanky defender is due to start with final phase of rehabilitation.
Meanwhile, Orlandopiratesfc.com can also confirm that defender Gladwin Shitolo, is due to go for a scan to determine the extent of the recovery of a Grade 2 quad tear he suffered in a practice match against Bloemfontein Celtic last month.
Shitolo is nearing recovery and should rejoin the rest of his teammates by the beginning of next week.
Knocks and bumps
• Thembele Sikhakhane (Dead Leg)