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Former Chiefs Sakhile Hlongwa attracts PSL teams

Sakhike Hlongwa, a former Kaizer Chiefs youngster, was once considered one of the players with a promising career in football. It seems like only yesterday when Hlongwa, then just 17 years old, made an impression for Kaizer Chiefs' first team when he was impressive against Orlando Pirates in a Nedbank Cup match while playing for eThekwini Coastal FC.

Following that, the Soweto giants offered Hlongwa a contract, and he signed with Kaizer Chiefs for three years during the 2012/13 football season. Of course, he was a teenager at the time, and he was ecstatic to be playing for one of the country's most prestigious football clubs. He hoped to follow in the footsteps of Jabu Pule and Junior Khanye, who were introduced to Kaizer Chiefs as teenagers.

Sakhile Hlongwa was unfortunate not to play for Kaizer Chiefs after being offered a three-year contract, and from Amakhosi, he was moved to second-tier football teams, where he played for the likes of Cape Town All Stars, Royal Eagles, and most recently, Richards Bay FC. The good news for Hlongwa is that he is one of the trusted players by the KZN based outfit, and this season he has already scored a total of.

Chippa United and Marumo Gallants are among the DStv Premiership clubs said to be interested in the 26-year-old forward, according to sources. What is known at this time is that Hlongwa is under contract with Richards Bay until the end of the season, and if an offer for him is made during the January transfer window, they may consider it because they don't want to risk losing him for free when the June transfer window opens.

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