Kaizer Chiefs Confirm the Departure of Willard Katsande & 6 Other Players! Amakhosi continue their massive squad rebuild.
Kaizer Chiefs have today confirmed that legendary Zimbabwean midfielder Willard Katsande will depart the club when his contract expires at the end of July.
This is to be followed by the departure of 6 other Chiefs players. These include Yagan Sasman, Philani Zulu, Siphosakhe Ntiya-Ntiya, Lazolous Kambole, Brylon Peterson and Kgotso Moleko.
This comes as the club today confirmed the signings of Keagan Dolly and Cole Alexander. They also announced that they would be renewing 5 new contracts, namely: Khune, Parker, Manyama, Billiat and Mphahlele.
“Leading the list of those who will exit Naturena is Club legend Willard Katsande.” Kaizer Chiefs said in a statement.
“The 35-year-old’s contract has expired and will not be extended. He will announce his plans in due course.
“Another player who has been released is Kgotso Moleko, who joined Chiefs a year after Katsande in 2012. The defender came to Chiefs from Bloemfontein Celtic.
“Philani Zulu will also not have his contract extended when it expires at the end of the month. The left-back cum midfielder joined the Glamour Boys in 2017 from Maritzburg United.
“Another player who joined us from Maritzburg United is Goalkeeper Brylon Petersen – he will also head for the exit door after Chiefs signed another keeper last week.
The technical team has also decided to put three players on the transfer list.
“Attacker Lazalous Kambole will be made available for other clubs to acquire his services on a loan or permanent basis.
“Also, on the transfer list is Siphosakhe Ntiya-Ntiya who is Kaizer Chiefs Youth Development Academy’s product.
“25-year-old Yagan Sasman will also join the transfer list.
“The Club would like to truly thank all the players for the immense contribution to Kaizer Chiefs over the last number of seasons. Special mention goes to Willard Katsande who spent the last decade with Chiefs, giving his all.
“Farewell to the players and we wish them all the best in the future.” They spoke.
Chiefs are expected to still participate in the transfer window. Kaizer Chiefs Confirm the Departure of Willard Katsande & 6 Other Players!