Bidvest Wits Skipper Downplays Orlando Pirates Rumours
KIMBERLEY – Bidvest Wits captain Thulani Hlatshwayo has opened up about the recent speculation linking him with a move away from the club, and insists he is fully focused on his job. Hlatshwayo was the subject of mass speculation during the recent transfer window, with Orlando Pirates believed to be after the defender’s signature. However, the Bafana Bafana skipper has denied being approached by any team, and says his mind has always been on trying to help Wits.
“I’ve also been seeing the speculation, but from me – to be honest – no one has contacted me. It’s just news that I’ve been seeing in the newspapers. “My head has been right. I’ve been okay, making sure that I do well for the team. It’s just my toe that I had a problem with from Bafana Bafana,” said Hlatshwayo. Tyson’ says his previous experience as well as some of his teammates have helped him cope with the constant rumours, and reiterates his commitment to the Clever Boys.