PSL Transfer News 2016-17: All the Completed January Deals

Below, you can find a list of transfers completed in the South Africa PSL during the 2016-17 season’s January transfer window. This is the best way to catch up on any PSL transfer news you may have missed.

* This list will be updated periodically and only contains transfer mentions in the media and by clubs on their official websites. Any players returning to their parent clubs after loan spells will also be added here eventually.

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LAST UPDATE: 31 January 2017

Ajax Cape Town:

In –  Roderick Kabwe (Zanaco FC), Sameehg Doutie (free agent), Rheece Evans (Mamelodi Sundowns, loan), Aubrey Funga (Zanaco FC)

Out – Joaquim Lupeta (released), Ali Abondo (released), Keorapetse Molete (Maritzburg United)

Baroka FC:

In – Jose Garcia (Highlands Park), Helder Pelembe (free agent), Siphamandla Sangweni (Orlando Pirates), Mxolisi Kunene (Moroka Swallows), Sindo Letsoalo (Garankuwa United), Tshinuna Abashoni Black Leopards), Ayanda Dlamini (Alexandra United), Mpho Kgaswane (Gaborone United), Maboke Matlakala (FC Cape Town), Mamphise Moremi (Boyne Tigers), Thapelo Maleka (Boyne Tigers)

Out – Tshepo Matete (released), Victor Letsoalo (released), Cleopas Dube (released), Dumisani Ngwenya (Orlando Pirates)

Bidvest Wits:

In – Granwald Scott (Slovan Bratislava)

Out – Siyabonga Nhlapo (Highlands Park – loan), Know Mutizwa (Golden Arrows – loan), Markus Lecki (Stellenbosch FC – loan)

Bloemfontein Celtic:

In – /

Out – Sydney Masana (Mthatha Bucks – loan)

Cape Town City:

In – Raphael Georgiades (free agent), Edmilson Dove (Ferroviário Maputo), Siyabonga Dubula (FC Cape Town), Letsie Koapeng (Stellenbosch United), Tatenda Mkuruva (Dynamos FC)

Out – Matthew Sim (released), Renars Rode (released)

Chippa United:

In: Justice Chabalala (Orlando Pirates – loan), Donald Mokondelela (Orlando Pirates), Sello Japhta (Orlando Pirates – loan), Mpho Mvelase (Orlando Pirates), Pentjie Zulu (Bidvest Wits), Yurigg Conwood (Chippa United Development)

Out – James Okwuosa (Orlando Pirates), Marc van Heerden (Orlando Pirates), Simphiwe Mtshweni (Free State Stars), Thembinkosi Lorch (Orlando Pirates, loan return), Ayanda Masiko (released), Bongani Ndulula (released)

Free State Stars:

In – Simphiwe Mtshweni (Chippa United), Thabang Matuka (free agent), Mohammed Anas (free agent), Allen Dorian Nono (Mangasport), Nhlakanipho Ntuli (free agent)

Out – Johnny Mathole (Royal Eagles), Reabetsoe Rakoti (Real Kings), Tshepo Mothiba (released), David Booysen (released), Brandon Dean (released), Hamis Kizza (released), Mohamed Aoudou (released)

Golden Arrows:

In – Know Mutizwa (Bidvest Wits – loan), Chiukepo Msowoya (Nyasa Big Bullets), Nkosinathi Mthiyane (Orlando Pirates – loan)

Out – Clifton Miheso (released), Nkosinathi Zitha (Thanda Royal Zulu), Mauricio Barrios (released), Chris Katjiukua (Highlands Park)

Highlands Park:

In – Siyabonga Nhlapo (Bidvest Wits – loan), Ayo Oluwafemi (Zesco United), Christ Katjiukua (Golden Arrows)

Out – Jermaine Christian (Mbombela United – loan), Thapelo Mathibe (Mbombela United – loan)

Kaizer Chiefs:

In – Gustavo Páez (Estudiantes de Mérida)

Out – Enocent Mkhabela (Platinum Stars – loan), Edward Manqele (released), Siphelele Mthembu (released)

Mamelodi Sundowns:

In – Fares Hachi (ES Setif)

Out – Keagan Dolly (Montpellier), Ejike Uzoenyi (released), Rheece Evans (Ajax Cape Town, loan)

Maritzburg United:

In – Keorapetse Molete (Ajax Cape Town)

Out – Abia Nale (Platinum Stars), Gregory Maasdorp (released)

Orlando Pirates:

In – James Okwuosa (Chippa United), Marc van Heerden (Chippa United), Thembinkosi Lorch (Chippa United – loan return), Dove Wome (Supersport United – loan), Dumisani Ngwenya (Baroka FC)

Out – Nkosinathi Mthiyane (Golden Arrows – loan), Justice Chabalala (Chippa United – loan), Sello Japhta (Chippa United – loan), Mpho Mvelase (Chippa United), Donald Mokondelela (Chippa United – loan), Dumisani Ngwenya (Witbank Spurs – loan), Felipe Ovono (released)

Platinum Stars:

In – Willem Mwedihanga (free agent), Abia Nale (Maritzburg United), Gerald Phiri (free agent), Enocent Mkhabela (Kaizer Chiefs – loan)

Polokwane City:

In – Tlou Segolela (free agent), Mogau Tshehla (Witbank Spurs), Salulani Phiri (Zanaco), Walter Musona (FC Platinum)

Out – Randy Ngobe (released), Muzikayifani Ngidi (released), Tokelo Langa (Magesi FC)

Supersport United:

In – Mandla Masango (Randers – loan)

Out – David Mathebula (released), Dove Wome (Orlando Pirates – loan)

About Grant James

Grant James is a professional football analyst and coach who holds a UEFA B Licence, FA Youth Module 2, CAF B License, the Prozone Level 3 in Performance Analysis and has a one-year diploma in Sports Coaching Science from ETA. All views are his own.

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