Sign in
Download Opera News App



ICYMI: Top Class Orlando Pirates winger will make his long awaited return after christmas?

It has been a while since South African Football as well as Orlando Pirates last saw the best of Thembinkosi Lorch considering there was once upon a time where he was one of the best players in the country

And of course that kind and type of attention cannot be good and positive for any player as it could at times make or break their careers within the snap of a finger because as they say football is a very funny game

Although as well Interestingly enough despite Thembinkosi Lorch being a top class player he his also noticeably enough also a very fiery and explosive charecter from a disciplinary point of view as he is prone to controversial episodes

That is of course when things don't go his way and when he is not getting his way just like when his proposed move overseas fell through everyone saw a different kind and side to Thembinkosi Lorch that they may have not liked

That as well has also been compounded with certain inconsistencies on the pitch as Thembinkosi Lorch now has more off days than he has man of the match awards as he has struggled to replicate his previous top clas performances

To make matters worse as well Thembinkosi Lorch has also struggled very much with injury over the last two seasons or so meaning he has not been available that much for Orlando Pirates when they need him the most

Most recently Thembinkosi Lorch also suffered a very serious injury that threatened to keep him out of action for almost the rest of this year as he has still not returned to action

Thankfully enough one of the coaches at Orlando Pirates in Mandla Ncikazi has offered an update into the situation of Thembinkosi Lorch revealing he should be back after Christmas if sources close to the situation are true and accurate

"It looks promising and it looks positive. I am hoping and wishing that he should be back soon. I wish he is back tomorrow but we have to wait for medical advice. He started training, partially, he's not going full contact,"

"And I'm hopeful that before the end of the December, we'd love to see him playing to the best of his ability,"

Source -

Content created and supplied by: GlobCapacity (via Opera News )

Mandla Orlando Orlando Pirates South African Football Thembinkosi Lorch


Load app to read more comments