Siphumelele Mbulu graduates to the Pirates first team |

Siphumelele Mbulu graduates to the Pirates first team |

Orlando Pirates Football Club have confirmed on the clubs website that Siphumelele Mbulu has been promoted to the first.

The 19 years old Amajita player has been in the development structures of the Bucs ships and playing in the MDC team.

The South African National under 20 player joins the likes of Lyle Foster who is the currently enjoying his time with the first team. The club has been doing well with graduations in recent times with the likes of Benedict Vilakazi, Ernest Makhanya, the late Gift Leremi, Lebogang Mokoena, Siyabonga Zulu and Innocent Mdlele just to mention a few.

The player will need to work hard in order to crack it into the star studded Pirates first team.

Club head coach Milutin ” Micho” Sredojevic has expressed his joy in having the youngster in joining him at the first team.

The youngster also received praises from the clubs assistant coach Rulani Mokwena who applauded the player for his good football tactics.