Sundowns Keeper For Possible Ofori Replacement?

Sports: Maritzburg United are interested in Reyaad Pieterse of Mamelodi Sundowns

Siya sources in the comprehend have printed that Maritzburg United are showing interest in bringing on board a goalkeeper from Mamelodi Sundowns.

The Team of Choice’s range one, Richard Ofori has been linked with an exit from the KwaZulu Natal outfit for quite some time now and sources have indicated in the previous that the Ghanaian should be making the go away come the give up of the 2019/20 season.

Locally, Orlando Pirates remain favourites to land the 26-year-old goalkeeper’s services, though there has been talk in the past about a viable cross to Europe.

In the meantime, according to Siya sources, Maritzburg are preparing to bolster their goalkeeping department must they be except Ofori’s offerings in the new 2020/21 season.

The Siya crew is familiar with that the Team of Choice are keen on Sundowns’ Reyaad Pieterse, with the 28-year-old additionally linked with a cross away from the Chloorkop-based club.

Indications are that should Maritzburg look to pursue Pieterse in addition and approach Sundowns with an offer, he ought to be a direct alternative for Ofori.

The KwaZulu Natal-outfit also have Bongani Mpandle and Jethren Barr on their books as goalkeepers. Mpandle has made six appearances in all competitions for Maritzburg so far this season, while Barr is yet to get in some minutes.