Breaking: Kaizer Chiefs PSL veteran ruled out for at least 5 months!

Kaizer Chiefs will have to do without the services of one of their PSL veterans and key players for at least 5 months.

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S’fiso Hlanti has finally undergone surgery to and is set to miss at least 5 months of action according to SoccerLaduma!

Even if he is able to recover by May, he will face a long process of rehabilitation before returning to the pitch. Leonardo Castro has been back in training for a couple of weeks now with his return date delayed by this process.

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This means Chiefs will have to find a replacement to their regular left back.

Sibusiso Mabiliso is the first name that comes to mind. Last season he was one of, if not, the best left backs in the league when playing under Benni McCarthy.

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Stuart Baxter took advantage of the transfer ban being lifted by bringing him to Naturena. However, he has not had much game time since his arrival at Amakhosi.

Now, he should get a chance to prove himself and is likely to get regular game time. Happy Mashiane is also an option but he has not featured for several months.

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Amakhosi take on Maritzburg United on Sunday, 22 November.

Kick-off is at 17:30.

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