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Breaking: Departed Orlando Pirates star signs for SuperSport

Careers have to continue. Former Orlando Pirates star Thulani Hlatshwayo has joined SuperSport United.

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Not all moves to Orlando Pirates work out. Thulani Hlatshwayo has move on to join SuperSport United after leaving the Sea Robbers ship last month.

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The club known as Matsatsantsa announced that the 32-year-old from Soweto has put pen to paper on a one-year deal, including an option to renew.

“SuperSport United is delighted to announce the arrival of former Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana captain Thulani Hlatshwayo on a one-year deal with an option to renew,” the club reported.


The Ajax Cape Town academy graduate was available to share his thoughts on the move, saying the club have a competitive culture and squad.

“SuperSport United is a team that is known to win trophies and I hope I can share my experience which means I have to equally work hard,” he said.

There is competition in the team which is good for the energy around the players as well as keeping the togetherness and I will make sure I earn my right to play.”

A reunion with Gavin Hunt since winning the PSL title together at Bidvest Wits in 2016/17. Image: @SABC_Sport / Twitter

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