Zungu linked with Mbombela United

Observer on Saturday - - Sport - By Sibu­siso Masilela

– Mba­bane High­landers mid­field mae­stro Vusumuzi Zungu is heav­ily linked with a move to South African Na­tional First Di­vi­sion side Mbombela United.

A source close to the mat­ter as­serted that the former Matsapha United player is on the buy­ing list of the Mpumalanga-based side in the next trans­fer win­dow.

“Mbombela have ex­pressed in­ter­est on Zungu and they want to sign him in Jan­uary and they have been fol­low­ing him since last sea­son. They would soon meet High­landers over the trans­fer fee dur­ing the course of the month.”

“He has been


tipped as a good can­di­date to bol­ster their squad as Mbombela are fight­ing to gain pro­mo­tion to the Premier Soccer League (PSL) next sea­son,” the source said. High­landers Pub­lic Re­la­tions Of­fi­cer Paul ‘Magidza’ Masilela said he was yet to get a brief­ing on the mat­ter when con­tacted yes­ter­day. “I haven’t heard any­thing re­gard­ing on this is­sue and can only be in a po­si­tion to com­ment once I re­ceive a for­mal up­date from the Board of Di­rec­tors,” he said. Ef­forts to get Mbombela United co-Di­rec­tor Oupa Mat­se­bula were fu­tile, as he did not re­spond to a text mes­sage sent to him yes­ter­day af­ter­noon. The ex-Jomo Cos­mos player, Zungu, is set to join two former Mba­bane Swal­lows play­ers in Sandile ‘Nkomishi’ Ginindza and Felix ‘Fela ‘ Baden­horst, who are both in the books of coach Mil­ton Dlamini-led out­fit

LINKED: Mba­bane High­landers mid­field Vusumuzi Zungu .

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