Tshepo Ntsoelengoe
Football Writer
1 minute read
13 Mar 2018
10:20 am

Flu outbreak at Pirates

Tshepo Ntsoelengoe

Orlando Pirates coach Micho Sredojevic has revealed that some of his players including captain Happy Jele are suffering from flu ahead of their Nedbank Cup last 16 round tie with Cape Town City on Wednesday at the Cape Town Stadium.

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 03: Luvuyo Memela of Orlando Pirates celebrating his goal with team mates during the Absa Premiership match between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs at FNB Stadium on March 03, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images)

The Bucs coach, however, says that has not stopped him and his technical from preparing for the game.

“We have an outbreak of flu that some of the players got affected with. But we are happy and proud that we are working with the players who are in shape. Even Happy has a bit of flu but we worked with him, but other we keeping them aside but I believe that we will manage,” said the Bucs coach.