In the world of football, legends may fade from the memories of many Orlando Pirates supporters, but the impact of their contributions remains timeless.
Such is the case with former Orlando Pirates superstar Bernard Hartze, whose recent passing at the age of 78 has left a void in the hearts of football enthusiasts.
Orlando Pirates officially announced the sorrowful news, expressing their grief over the loss of the legendary Bernard Hartze. Fondly known as “Dancing Shoes,” Hartze’s legacy is etched in the annals of Orlando Pirates history.
The club extended heartfelt condolences to the bereaved Hartze family, recognizing the profound impact the legend had on and off the pitch.
Relebohile Mofokeng’s Wolverhampton Wanderers Trial: An Update
October 2023 Trials:
Shifting focus to a rising star, Relebohile Mofokeng, the young sensation from Orlando Pirates, embarked on a significant journey in October 2023.
Mofokeng, hailing from Rockville, earned a coveted opportunity to trial with English Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers.
The confirmation of Mofokeng’s trials came from his coach, Jose Riveiro, in a pre-match press conference before the Carling Knockout Cup against Cape Town Spurs.
The news stirred excitement among fans and showcased the prospect’s potential on an international stage.
Having returned to South Africa in November, Mofokeng shared insights into his English football experience. Contrary to expectations, he noted that the style of play in England is not entirely different from the local game.
His trial at Wolverhampton Wanderers represents a crucial step in his burgeoning career.
Orlando Pirates’ Upcoming DStv Premiership Fixture: Post-AFCON Resumption
Looking ahead, Orlando Pirates are set to resume training next week after a break.
The ongoing AFCON 2023 tournament in Ivory Coast has temporarily halted the DStv Premiership, with the second round scheduled to commence on February 13.
Fixture Against Chippa United:
Pirates’ next fixture will see them face Chippa United at the Orlando Stadium.
As they gear up to continue their campaign in the DStv Premiership, the team aims to build on their performance and make an impact in the upcoming matches.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn