Orlando Pirates, who are having defensive difficulties, are reportedly considering the purchase of a highly regarded Zimbabwean defender.
In the DStv Premiership this season, the Buccaneers have conceded 15 goals so far. From the top nine teams in the league, only SuperSport has conceded more goals than José Riveiro’s team.
Frank Makarati, the star defender for Dynamos FC, is reportedly wanted in Mayfair!
“He is attracting a lot of interest since the close of the season. I know there are two clubs in South Africa who are interested in him.” a source told SoccerLaduma.
“First it was Orlando Pirates and now Moroka Swallows have also shown interest in him. The thing is we didn’t know whether Pirates wanted to give him a trial or they wanted to sign him straight away. And now there is Moroka Swallows.”
According to our source, the player Frank Makarati can also play as Defensive Midfield but at the Buccaneers he won’t get a chance to play in that position as the club has a favorite player Miguel Timm.
Nkosinathi Sibisi, Thapelo Xoki, Olisa Ndah, Sandile Mthethwa, and Thabiso Sesane are the Buccaneers’ five central defenders. The Zimbabwean defender Frank Makarati to join them in January transfer window.?