Maritzburg United set to sign Tebogo Tlolane on loan from Orlando Pirates

accreditation has learnt that Maritzburg United are on the verge of signing Orlando Pirates defender Tebogo Tlolane.

The former Chippa United defender has struggled for game-time since joining Pirates from the Chilli Boys during the off-season.

Tlolane is set to join the Team of Choice on loan from the Buccaneers.

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"Tlolane is on his way to Maritzburg United," a source close to Pirates tells

"The negotiations are now at an advanced stage and the deal could be finalised before the end of the week."

Midfielder Siphesihle Ndlovu is another player from Pirates linked with Maritzburg.

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Meanwhile, striker Zakhele Lepasa is set to remain at Parktown this season despite being linked with a move to Chippa.