Orlando Pirates midfielder and captain Oupa Manyisa has been ruled out of the CAF Confederations Cup clash against Al Ahly due to the ankle injury he sustained in Orlando Pirates’ goalless draw against Polokwane City last night.Manyisa was taken to hospital last night where it was revealed that the Bafana Bafana midfielder has suffered an ankle fracture.
Report from team doctor , Dr Lazarus Maphakela , Manyisa will go see a specialist when the team’s get back from Polokwane today.
“Clinical examination revealed swelling and limited range of movement of the left ankle,” revealed Maphakela on the club’s website.
“Oupa was stabilized and referred to Mediclinic for further management. X-RAY revealed DISTAL FRACTURE of left fibula (fracture above left ankle). He will see a specialist in Johannesburg and is expected to undergo surgery to rectify the injury before the end of the week.”Said Maphakela.