News reaching the Siya crew is that Orlando Pirates are closing in on a goalkeeper to finalise their squad for the first half of the season, before the transfer window deadline on Thursday.
As reported by the Siya crew, the Buccaneers have been in search of a goalkeeper to add to Richard Ofori, Siyabonga Mpontshane and Kopano Thuntsane, with the club having been linked with Melusi Buthelezi from TS Galaxy among other players in recent weeks.
Sources have confirmed that the Pirates is closing in on Lloyd Junior Kazapua from Chippa United. Kazapua has featured in six matches for the Chilli Boys this season and has kept two clean sheets.
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The 33-year-old was in goals in the last three matches as the Gqeberha-based outfit managed to beat AmaZulu and Marumo Gallants respectively, following their 1-0 loss against Mamelodi Sundowns.
Sources at the Eastern Cape outfit have confirmed that the player left for Gauteng on Wednesday to possibly complete a move to Bucs.
In this transfer window, the Soweto giants have already concluded a deal with Bienvenu Eva Nga from Chippa, while Azola Matrose was signed and loaned back to the club for the 2022/23 season.