Kaizer Chiefs followers should look forward to a minimum of 4 months earlier than watching the well-known ‘CBD’ taking part in collectively on the pitch.
And that’s as a result of Leonardo Castro is out injured with Stuart Baxter confirming that the striker will probably be out for as much as 16 weeks.
The ‘CBD’ reunited this week following the arrival of Keagan Dolly, who discovered each Castro and Khama Billiat at Chiefs.
The trio took the PSL by storm whereas taking part in for the Mamelodi Sundowns some 5 years in the past, and Dolly’s arrival is anticipated to spark the opposite two members of the CBD to life.
“In assault, we have now choices there. We now have Leo Castro who’s in all probability going to be out for one more 16 weeks, and Lebo Manyama is coming again,” Baxter advised the media.
Samir Nurkovic is slowly getting back from a knee harm, and Baxter expects his frontline to be stronger as soon as Castro is again to his health.
“Samir… we hope goes to be a clear invoice of well being now to kick on,” he stated.
Baxter’s first task for the upcoming season is a Chiefs conflict in opposition to Orlando Pirates within the Carling Black Label Cup on Sunday.
Kick-off on the Orlando Stadium is at 17:00.