Absa Premiership

Vilakazi sidelined for six weeks

Sibusiso Vilakazi (Gallo Images)
Sibusiso Vilakazi (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Bidvest Wits forward Sibusiso Vilakazi will remain sidelined with an ankle injury the club has confirmed.

According to Mzanzi Football, the 26-year-old could be out for up to six weeks as the chase for the Absa Premiership heats up.

Vilakazi hurt himself when the Students thrashed Light Stars of the Seychelles in a CAF Confederation Cup encounter.

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba will also be affected as South Africa have a African Nations Cup qualifiers against Cameroon at the end of March.

Meanwhile, Wits will be hoping to catch Mamelodi Sundowns in the league when they take on Polokwane City on Wednesday, March 9.

Kick-off is at 19:30.