Orlando Pirates winger Monnapule Saleng is arguably the hottest football player in the PSL so far this season.
He led the Buccaneers to their first trophy of the season (MTN8).
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Saleng Jose Rivero’s side have scored five goals in just eight appearances.
Considering his excellent form, the Pirates are eager to link him with the Mayfair team.
Orlando Pirates reward Saleng with improved contract
“KickOff understands that the Orlando Pirates have offered midfielder Monnapule Saleng an improved contract following his stellar performance this season.” A start Report read.
“According to sources close to the Buccaneers, the 24-year-old has been offered an improved contract for his performance this season.”
In other news, former Orlando Pirates striker Justin Sanga admitted he still harbors desire to return to the PSL.
After stints with Sekhukhune United and Ismaily FC (Egypt), the attacker is currently back home in Zambia with Nkwazi FC.
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Shonga joined the Pirates from Nkwazi FC in 2017 and showed great promise, but he ultimately fell through at Mayfair.
He played 77 times for the Pirates, scoring 16 goals and assisting 16 times.
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Former Bucs star patiently awaits PSL return
“Obviously, every player dreams of playing in the Premier League,” Songa told Far post.
“I’ve played in South Africa so I know how important it is to be in that league. Every player on the continent wants to play in the PSL. So it’s no different for me.
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“If there’s an offer then I’d be happy to go back to South Africa because it’s at the top level. Just go back when I get the chance.”
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