The 24-year-old picked up a knock in the 2-2 draw against Highlands Park at the Makhulong Stadium last weekend.
“Abbubaker Mobara has been ruled out of the Absa Premiership encounter against Chippa United tonight due to injury,” read a statement on Pirates’ website
“Fortunately, the Bucs Medical Team have assessed the full extent of the injury and it has been revealed that Mobara will return within a week.”
Meanwhile, Pirates also confirmed that midfielder Ben Motshwari is still out of action as he continues to receive treatment on his knee injury.
“The hard-tackling midfielder is currently undergoing rehabilitation with the strength and conditioning team and they will continue to monitor his progress.”