Kaizer Chiefs team

Kaizer Chiefs team vs AmaZulu at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Image: BackpagePix

Ending Contracts: 6 Kaizer Chiefs players

The 30th of June is five days away. Six Kaizer Chiefs players are facing the end of their existing contracts with the mighty Amakhosi.

Kaizer Chiefs team

Kaizer Chiefs team vs AmaZulu at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Image: BackpagePix

Contract deals and football careers don’t last forever. Six Kaizer Chiefs players are currently dealing with that reality.

KAIZER CHIEFS TO RENEW DEALS OR RELEASE SIX PLAYERS?

The 2024/25 season transfer window is openning on 1 July. The likes of Amakhosi are expected to make new signings such as Oswin Appollis, Asanele Velebayi and Elias Mokwana – but first Kaizer Chiefs have to make decisions on expiring deals.The likes of Itumeleng Khune and Keagan Dolly are the high profile names facing massive decisions.

FULL LIST OF SIX PLAYERS WITH ENDING DEALS ON 30 JUNE

  • Itumeleng Khune, 37, Goalkeeper: June 2024
  • Njabulo Ngcobo, 31 Central Defender: June 2024
  • Siyethemba Sithebe, 31 Central Midfielder: June 2024
  • George Matlou, 25, Central Attacking Midfielder: June 2024
  • Keagan Dolly, 31, Winger: June 2024
  • Sifiso Hlanti, 34, Left-Back: June 2024.

Who should Kaizer Chiefs offer new contracts or release? Let us know in the comments section below.

TRANSFER PLANS AND DEPARTURES

Meanwhile, leading local reporter Lorenz Kohler revealed that Amakhosi are targeting a striker, left-back and goalkeeper. This might indidcate that Khune, and Hlanti could be heading for the exit gate.

“Sources have previously indicated a striker, left-back and goalkeeper remain among the priority targets for the club in the upcoming weeks, while several players who are out of contract, will have final decisions on extensions or being released in the coming days,” iDiski Times reported.

Additionally, the 25-year-old Colombian striker Jasond Gonzalez is said to have already departed, while Njabulo Ngcobo has reportedly signed a pre-contract with Sekhukhune United.

FULL LIST OF THE CURRENT KAIZER CHIEFS SQUAD OF 32 PLAYERS

GOALKEEPERS

Bruce Bvuma, Brandon Petersen, Itumeleng Khune, Bontle Molefe.

DEFENDERS

Given Msimango, Thatayaone Ditlhokwe, Edmilson Dove, Zitha Kwinika, Sifiso Hlanti, Reeve Frosler, Dillan Solomons, Happy Mashiane, Aidan McCarthy.

MIDFIELDERS

Yusuf Maart, Siyethemba Sithebe, Edson Castillo, Sibongiseni Mthethwa, Samkelo Zwane, Sabelo Radebe, George Matlou.

FORWARDS

Mduduzi Shabalala, Pule Mmodi, Ashley Du Preez, Christian Saile, Ringa Chivaviro, Keagan Dolly, Mduduzi Mdantsane, Wandile Duba, Mfundo Vilakazi, Donay Jansen, Tebogo Potsane, Nkosingiphile Ngcobo.

Which players should Kaizer Chiefs keep or release? Let us know in the comments section below.

OTHER CONTRACTS

  • Edmilson Dove – 2025
    Zitha Kwinika – 2025
    Reece Frosler – 2025
    Yusuf Maart – 2025
    Ringa Chivaviro – 2025
    Edson Castillo – 2025
    Mduduzi Shabalala – 2025
  • Dillan Solomons – 2026
    Sibongiseni Mthethwa – 2026
    Bruce Bvuma – 2026
    Brandon Petersen – 2026
    Sabelo Radebe – 2026
    Mduduzi Mdantsane – 2026
    Nkosingiphile Ngcobo – 2026
    Tebogo Potsane – 2026
    Christian Saile – 2026
    Pule Mmodi – 2026
  • Given Msimango – 2027
    Thatayaone Ditlhokwe – 2027
  • Mfundo Vilakazi – 2028

Unconfirmed:

  • Ashley Du Preez
  • Happy Mashiane
  • Wandile Duba
  • Samkelo Zwane.

What do you make of the full Kaizer Chiefs squad? Let us know in the comments section below.