“Orlando Pirates Football Club is delighted to announce that it has reached an agreement with Bidvest Wits for the signing of midfielder Xolani Mlambo. The deal is subject to a medical,” the club said in a statement.

“‘Ten Ten’, as the 26-year old is known, will be a valuable addition to the Buccaneers midfield.

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“The Mighty Buccaneers are expected to make further announcements as the club looks to bolster the squad as the Absa Premiership season enters its final stretch.”

The transfer window deadline expires on 31 January.

Earlier this month, it was reported that Mlambo’s addition to the Pirates team would come off the back of a swap deal with Abbubaker Mobara, who was reportedly due to join the Clever Boys.

– African News Agency