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Phakaaathi Reporter
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31 Jan 2017
11:53 am

Cape Town City sign a striker and midfielder  

Phakaaathi Reporter

Cape Town City announce the signing of striker Letsie Koapeng. 

Letsie Koapeng of South Africa during the Orange African Youth Championship match between Lesotho and South Africa at Dobsonville Stadium on April 20, 2011 in Dobsonville, South Africa.Photo by Lee Warren / Gallo Images

Koapeng is the second player signed by the Citizens on transfer deadline day after the club acquired midfielder Siyabonga Dubula on Tuesday morning.

The South African junior international was formerly with Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Wits and Bloemfontein Celtic and Stellenbosch FC, scoring four goals for the National First Division team.

“The second of the double signings – Cape Town City FC is proud to announce striker Letsie Koapeng as our latest addition to the squad,” a club statement read. “Koapeng has been purchased from NFD outfit Stellenbosch United – another transfer today which further strengthens and uplifts our relationships and development in the Cape.

“Letsie will flourish in and amongst the beautiful attacking football City play, and we look forward to watching him grow at the club.”