Mamelodi Sundowns are said to be monitoring talented Kaizer Chiefs midfielder as his contract situation worsens.
With Kaizer Chiefs reluctant to give their attacking midfielder Nkosingphile Ngcobo who is in his last 6 months at the Club, Mamelodi Sundowns are said to be lurking on the shadows busy looking for a way to land the 24years old.
Nkosingphile Ngcobo made his debut for Kaizer Chiefs under the mentorship of coach Steve Komphela back in 2017, he immediately made an impact though the former was sacked he continued to get game time under coach Ernst Middendorp.
Nkosingphile Ngcobo then made his breakthrough in professional football, when he carried an transfer banmed Kaizer Chiefs to a CAF Champions League final in 2021, scoring 5goals and assisting 8 that season.
Things started taking an bad turn when coach Stuart Baxter got to the helm, Nkosingphile Ngcobo rarely got game time, and was dropped from the starting eleven despite, always impressing when given the platform.
His confidence has been in shambles ever since and has been unable to find his feet for some time, though the seem to be hope for Mshini, as he has started all Kaizer Chiefs past 6 games and has even got a goal to show for it.
Nkosingphile Ngcobo is rated for his ability on the ball and ability to control the tempo of the game, he what many would call the Xavi Hernandez in terms of similarities, his ability to play on the half turn is second to none in the division, and the talent to always try to make his team play on the triangle in all areas is very good.
It’s comes as no surprise as Kaizer Chiefs managed to win 4 games, in the past six only losing 1 to their arch rival Orlando Pirates while getting a draw on the 30th of December against Sekhukhune.
In November it was rumoured that Kaizer Chiefs have offered Nkosingphile Ngcobo a new contract, but now update suggests both parties are yet to find common ground.
Mamelodi Sundowns have been long term admires of Nkosingphile Ngcobo, and see him as a great prospect alongside Marcelo Allende, to complete their dream Diamond in a 4-3-3 with Mokoena as a protector.
Kaizer Chiefs will have to move quick to tie Nkosingphile Ngcobo on a new contract, a generational talent like Nkosingphile Ngcobo joining a high level Mamelodi Sundowns has serious consequences on the future of the Premier League.