PSL : Pienaar possible move to Pirates

PSL : Pienaar possible move to Pirates

Former Bafana Bafana captain and Everton player Steven Pienaar, is weighing his option to sign for South African outfit Orlando Pirates.

SP.The player’s contract was recently not renewed after Barclays Premiership club Everton opted against exercising that option.

The player is currently in South Africa and recently held his annual tournament in his hometown of Westbury in Johannesburg.

The player who last played for Ajax Cape Town in the ABSA Premiership before going abroad to play for Ajax Amsterdam in Holland.

He made an impression that saw him being in demand and was snatched by German outfit Borussia Dortmund .

He later joined the Toffees after an impressive season where he enjoyed his football in Europe.

He later joined Tottenham Hotspur where he failed to live to expectations.

He then went back to Everton and continued playing until last season where he mostly spent time on the warming the bench.

It is believed that his move to Orlando Pirates could be motivated and influenced by former Orlando Pirates player Benni McCarthy who is a UEFA Champions league winner, who came back to South Africa and had one of his best seasons before retiring.

But the player has another option of playing in China where it’s believed a lucrative deal is awaiting him

The player has expressed that Mamelodi Sundowns who are believed  to be interested in his services have not yet made any offer to him.

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