CONFIRMED: Another Wits star joining Pirates!

Following the confirmation that Bidvest Wits experienced defender Thulani Hlatshwayo will be joining Orlando Pirates, it has been confirmed that Wits have agreed on another a deal with Pirates for the transfer of Deon Hotto.

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The Buccaneers and Mamelodi Sundowns tabled their respective offers for the services of the Namibian international, and it seems like the Soweto giants have won yet another race as the deal is expected to be concluded in the next few days.

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Bidvest Wits midfielder Deon Hotto during training with the Braamfontein-based club.
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According to a source close to the club, Wits have given the move the green light with just few things to do before the move can be officially announced.

“Club-to-club deal between Pirates and Wits is done. The only thing that was left was for the player to make a decision to join Pirates or Sundowns,” the source told

“Pirates have since presented a new offer too good to resist. Hotto is expected to sign with Pirates in the next few days.”