Limpopo club Magesi FC have unveiled 12 new signings while also confirming the departure of 16 players, including Manuel Kambala. Magesi are heading to their second season in the Motsepe Foundation Championship.

After a 12th-place finish last season, the club has vowed to fight for promotion for the upcoming season. The club held an official unveiling event at Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Friday.

The former Mamelodi Sundowns manager Peter Koutroulis who has been appointed as a technical advisor. He joins together with four new technical staff members.

MAGESI FC NEW SIGNINGS

Elson Sithole, Tshepo Matsemela, Diamond Thopola, Glen Malesa, Anathi Ngwadla, Mcedi Vandala, Thintswalo Masebe, Wonderboy Makhubu, Junior Seseane, Thierry Sama, Mzwandile Buthelezi and Katleho Molaba.

Magesi FC sign 12 players and release 16
Magesi FC officials

New Technical team members: Peter Koutroulis – Technical Adviser Samantha Singo – Biokineticist Pedro Piçarro – Physical Trainer Fiston Kabwanga – Goalkeeper Coach

PLAYERS RELEASED:
Motsoshi Baloyi, Tebogo Semenya, Thokozani Hlubi, Tlou Masegela, Njabulo Buthelezi, Mthokozisi Msomi, Junior Letwaba, Raymond Maluleke, Solly Makgoga, Shane April, Gopolang Seema, Donald Mokondelela, Lethabo Mazibuko, Thabiso Botopela, Manuel Kambala and Kagiso Selemela.

“It was a collective decision by the technical team and management to release the players we did,” said coach Clinton Larsen. “I think of all the players, Selemela was the one player that we tried to keep,” he said