Ex-Orlando Pirates star Thabo Qalinge signs with Benni McCarthy's AmaZulu

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Thabo Qalinge (Gallo Images)
Thabo Qalinge (Gallo Images)

AmaZulu have announced the signing of former Orlando Pirates winger Thabo Qalinge on a short-term deal.

The 29-year-old was a free agent after leaving SuperSport United this season.

He has signed a contract with Usuthu, until the end of the current campaign with an option for a renewal.

Qalinge expressed his thanks for the opportunity to continue his career on the club's website.

He said: "I am very grateful to the club for granting me the chance to part of the structure, especially the coach.

"I would like to thank management as well as everyone associated with the club. I hope that I can contribute a lot to the team's success especially because the team has been doing well.

"I am happy to be here, I hope I can just achieve more things and get to put the team where management and the coaches want it to be.

"AmaZulu is not a small team, they have a lot of history. They have always been there, and it is nice now because it is a team that challenging for things.

"It is nice to be around people with ambition, who want to achieve one goal. It is important to be around people like that."

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