Injury Update

18 September, 2017 |

The Bucs medical team has released an update on the injury situation at the Club ahead of Orlando Pirates’ Absa Premiership encounter against Cape Town City Football Club tomorrow night.

Whenever the term mass exodus is used in football it often refers to something negative – i.e. Players being released from contract; but fortunately its good news in this particular case for the first team.

According to the medical team, the following players have been discharged from the physio room and have started their respective rehabilitation programs.

  • Siyabonga Mpontshane
  • Riyaad Norodien
  • Lehlohonolo Mtshali
  • Thamsanqa Sangweni
  • Nkosinathi Mthiyane

Meanwhile, Gladwin Shitolo continues to undergo strength training and has been ruled out for this week along with left back Marc Van Heerden who sustained a knock to the knee in a friendly match on Sunday.