Orlando Pirates Football Club rejects an offer from Stuart Baxter’s club for star attacker.
Former Kaizer Chiefs and Supersport United coach Stuart Baxter‘s attempt to lure Orlando Pirates star away from the club fails.
The Helsingborgs IF coach tried to sign Zakhele Lepasa on loan back in January while the player was struggling for game time.
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But the player chose to move to Supersport looking to revive his career and keep his national team place.
The English man continued to monitor the former TS Galaxy star and wanted to bring him to Sweden.
But financial problems at Helsingborgs ruled the move out, but the club remained hopeful of landing him on loan.
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However, his form with the national team forced Pirates’ hand to include the player in their plans for next season.
Crushing Baxter’s hopes of landing the hard-working striker.
Meanwhile, the club is to release a couple of strikers and attackers to make way for Lepasa and new arrivals at the club.