Despite it being revealed that he is still under contract with Mamelodi Sundowns, Lyle Lakai is unsure of his future at the club as it is still in the dark.
The 31-year-old defender spent last season on loan at Cape Town City but is expected to report to the Premier League champions after the ongoing Cosafa Cup tournament in Durban.
With his future with Sundowns still unclear, Lakai said he would have to hear from the club what they decided when he made a report.
“At the moment I am“m is still under contract [to Sundowns]. There were rumors that I was a free agent, but I am“m is still under contract with the club,“ he told the media.
“So am I“E. To report to the club. I“I’m still under contract, so I still have to respect the club and I’ll wait for them to tell me what’s going on“It is happening.“
It appears the Brazilians are planning to make a move for the former season-winning defender, after he had indicated in the past that he was not part of their plans.
The loan move to the Citizens at the start of last season surprised many after a successful 2021/22 campaign.
It was difficult for him, Lakai said, but he had to accept the situation and move on.
“At the end of the day, some things are out of your hands and there is nothing you can do. that“is how I feel, but life goes on, and for me, I have to come to terms with it to move on,“ He said.
“Even though it’s hard at the end of the day, the only way I’m going to be able to move forward is to make peace with her.
“You just have to look forward and keep doing what you’re doing because if I have to sigh, I don’t“I don’t think I will be here.“
Now, Lucky“The focus is on helping Bafana Bafana win the Kosva Cup championship and they will face Eswatini tonight (6pm) at the Princess Magogo Stadium.
“Yes, we watch most of the matches and I think Botswana should not be left out because if we draw against Eswatini and Botswana wins, we will be in six games and we will be in five. So it’s a must for us, but with that being said, we go into every game wanting to win.
“So the mandate is still the same. We win every game and go all the way to win the championship.“