Mthatha Bucks' new signings: Sydney Masana, Kangwa Chilesha, Moeketsi Ralenkoane, Mazwi Mncube


The NFD outfit have recruited Masana and Chilesha from Free State Stars and Zesco respectively, as well as Moeketsi Ralenkoane and Mazwi Mncube from Thanda Royal Zulu.

Bucks said in a statement: 'We are also happy to announce that we have been able to retain 75% of the core of the squad from last season. The list includes: Samkelo Ndletyana, Mashale Rantabane, Bafana Dlamini, Mlungisi Maranti, Ayanda Klaas, Thabiso Mokoena and Petrus Ngebo, just to mention a few.

'We have since added to our squad Sydney Masana (Free State Stars), Kangwa Chilesha (Zesco) a Zambian international striker, Moeketsi Ralenkoane and Mazwi Mncube (pictured) (both Thanda Royal Zulu).'

Amathol’amnyama also confirmed Bongani Kama has joined Chippa United after impressing on a trial at the Absa Premiership outfit.

Bucks have lined up friendlies with Bloemfontein Celtic and Royal Eagles this weekend as part of their pre-season preparations.