Flu Outbreak Hits Pirates Camp

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Orlando Pirates have been rocked by an outbreak of flu amongst their players.

Coach Milutin Sredojevic is confident his charges will recover in time for this week’s travels.

“We have had a medical situation, I don’t know about other teams but we have had an outbreak of flu that has seen some of the players sit out of training sessions,” the Serbian revealed.

“But I’m happy and proud that we are working with players in the shape of black panthers.”

Key players that are suffering from the outbreak include long time defender Happy Jele, and inform Luvuyo Memela, who’s nursing a minor injury

“Yes, Memela got a knock and it’s just precautionary, but we are fully focused on the task awaiting us on Wednesday,” Micho added.