Zakhele Lepasa’s future with Orlando Pirates seems uncertain as recent reports indicate he has not been registered for the CAF Champions League squad. With the departure of another key striker, Dzvukamanja, to Supersport United, there is concern about Lepasa’s absence and its implications for the club’s plans.
Orlando Pirates recently suffered a setback as their prolific striker, Dzvukamanja, left the club to join Supersport United. Known for scoring crucial goals, his departure has left a void in the Pirates’ attacking lineup in terms of height and aerial strength. There was hope that Zakhele Lepasa, another promising striker, would stay to help fill this gap. However, it seems Lepasa’s situation at the club is far from certain.
The absence of Zakhele Lepasa’s name from the CAF Champions League squad registration hints at the possibility that he might not be part of Orlando Pirates’ plans for the upcoming season. This development has raised questions about the striker’s future with the team. There are speculations that Lepasa may be considering a return to Supersport United, where he previously showcased his talent.
Zakhele Lepasa has been an integral part of the Buccaneers’ success, contributing to their MTN8 trophy win 2022/23 seasons. performances have been noteworthy. His quick pace and goal-scoring abilities earned him a spot in the Bafana Bafana squad. He is one striker who is trusted by Hugo Broos in the national team.
With the striker not including Orlando Pirates in his social media bio, it seems Zakhele Lepasa might be contemplating a move back to Supersport United. The absence of any explicit indication of his allegiance to the Pirates further fuels,
The speculation surrounding his future. If Lepasa does return to his former club, it could have significant implications for both Orlando Pirates and Supersport United in the upcoming season.
As the new season approaches, all eyes will be on the talented striker’s final decision and its consequences for both clubs involved.