Siyanda Xulu is returning to Europe, the move being confirmed officially on Wednesday morning by his new club.
The 27-year-old will be part of Israeli giants Hapoel Tel Aviv subsequent season as he starts offevolved a new chapter overseas having had a stint in Russia with FC Rostov between 2012 and 2015.
After a difficult final year there, the highly-rated defender grew to become Kaizer Chiefs’ marquee signing 5 years ago, but did now not find it effortless at Naturena beneath then train Steve Komphela earlier than eventually joining Maritzburg United three years ago.
“We are certainly glad for Siyanda, he deserves an probability like this, now not an convenient factor to tightly closed an foreign places move in this local weather for any player,” his organization Siyavuma Sports Group said in a declaration to the Siya crew.
“A lot of hard work has long past in from our side, however as continually we recognize Siyanda will go there and give it his all. He’s a brilliant professional, great player and a gentleman to go with it and anyone we all cost inside the team at SSG.”
Xulu had an exquisite three years at Maritzburg and due to Covid-19 affecting the club’s finances it used to be demonstrated he would now not be staying on past June 30 this year.
He now has a sparkling start in Europe at a membership that is consistently pushing for a spot in the Uefa Champions League and Europa League.