Pirates Release Statement On Motshwari
Orlando Pirates have released an official statement on Ben Motshwari after he was charged by police on Monday morning.
The club confirm that the 30-year-old has been suspended pending an investigation by the police, without revealing the cause.
“Orlando Pirates Football Club can confirm that it has suspended midfielder Ben Motshwari after being charged by police this morning,” read the statement.
“Mr Motshwari will remain suspended, pending an investigation.
“The matter is subject to a legal process and the Club is therefore unable to make further comment until that process is complete.”
Meanwhile, Pirates’ Gabadinho Mhango also wrote headlines over the weekend after allegedly being detained by security personal of a Pretoria club after being unable to settle a bill of R26 000, according to Sundayworld.