Orlando Pirates sign Thulani Hlatshwayo and Deon Hotto
Orlando Pirates announced two major signings for the 2020-21 PSL season, Bafana Bafana Captain Thulani Hlatshwayo and Deon Hotto from now liquidated Bidvest Wits on long-term deals.
Hlatshwayo is known as a player who is able to play in more than one position.
Hotto is a Namibian international who plays as a natural left-winger, he can also play in many other positions including defense.
“We are pleased to welcome Thulani Hlatshwayo and Deon Hotto to the club,” said Chairperson Irvin Khoza
“These are two players who have a proven pedigree both at the club and international level and we are confident that they will complement the team that we have assembled. I must thank all those who were involved in the negotiations,” said Khoza.
Orlando Pirates fans commented on the welcoming of Hlatshwayo and Hotto as one their players.
“We hope these players will bring change to the team and win all the upcoming trophies. We needed players who can guide our defense and these two are exactly what we needed,” said Sphelele Makhanya.