Soccerladuma-logo Profile_icon

Lourenco lands new club after Pirates

Orlando Pirates news: Ricardo Lourenco joins Jwaneng Galaxy FC in Botswana

Default
by Lorenz Kohler

Oct 28, 2020 02:48 PM

Tags: Ricardo Lourenco Orlando Pirates ABSA Premiership Multichoice Diski Challenge

Former Orlando Pirates midfielder Ricardo Lourenco has joined Botswana Premier League champions Jwaneng Galaxy ahead of the 2020/21 season.

Lourenco was released by Pirates in July last year despite starring for their MultiChoice Diski Challenge (MDC) team as captain and showed real promise in the playmaker role.

The Bidvest Wits academy product also spent time in the Netherlands with PEC Zwolle before joining the Soweto giants but has now opted for a move across the border to reinvigorate his once-promising career.

Scroll through the gallery to see all Pirates new signings during the off-season

Lourenco was announced as one of three new promising talents which included Ivory Coast U-20 midfielder Ali Sangare and former ASEC Mimosas striker Sede Dion on one-year contracts.

Having been founded in 2014, Galaxy has made a swift ascent as one of the most promising club's in Southern Africa after winning the Botswana top-flight last season with the league cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As a result, Lourenco will feature in the 2020/21 CAF Champions League, as they start in the preliminary round scheduled for next month.

Reads: 19987
Comments: 0

You must be signed in to comment.

Click here to sign in!


No comments yet

Related News:
Gyan to sign R16-million contract

Gyan Asamoah has agreed terms to a lucrative R16-million contract with ...

- Comments - 0

Shonga opens up on Pirates 'regret'

Former Orlando Pirates striker Justin Shonga has opened up on his ...

- Comments - 0

Top Readers
Home
Local
International
Nedbank Cup League
World Cup 2018
Fan Park
SLTV Home
SL Radio
Soccer 6 Zone
Capitec Corner
SportPesa Clubhouse
NXT LVL Scout
Siyagobhoza
SA Players Abroad
Messi / Ronaldo / Neymar Watch
Bundesliga
Match Centre
Supporters Club
Fixtures
Results
Standings
TV Guide
Tournaments
MTN8 Predictor
PSL Predictor
EPL Predictor
La Liga Predictor
Champions League Predictor
Player Of The Season
Educate24
Win
Express Yourself
Get Published
Skills School
Story Behind Siya
Hot Off The Press
Editor's Blog
Varsity Football

Copyright © Soccer Laduma, 2014.
All rights reserved.

Best of the Mobile Web
News | Sport | Weather | Celebs | Entertainment | Magazines | Free Downloads | Free Music | More