Home | SA Soccer News | Swallows News | Chat Forum | Chat Forum Help |

Today on MorokaSwallows:

     Swallows News
    SA Soccer News

    Chat Forum
     Fixtures & Results
     PSL Standings
     Ladies League
     Supporters Club
     Club Information
     Social Responsibility
     Contact us
Radebe's career all but over 15/08/04

Leeds United skipper Lucas Radebe's career is in the balance after he suffered a suspected rupture of the Achilles tendon during the goalless draw at Wolves.

The 35-year-old former Bafana Bafana captain, who joined Leeds in 1994, was carried off on a stretcher after extended treatment on the pitch 18 minutes into the game at Molineux.

Leeds boss Kevin Blackwell gave a frank assessment of the injury, saying: "Lucas went down after 11 minutes and I have to tell you the prognosis is not good.

"The initial indication is that Lucas has suffered a rupture of the Achilles tendon and if that's true it means he's probably played his last game for Leeds United because he only had this year left on his contract.

"He's gone to hospital for more tests but it doesn't look good and it's such a shame because this is his testimonial year.

"Lucas was moving forward to play the ball and he felt what he thought was a kick and that's usually the tell-tale sign of the tendon snapping. That's why we fear the worst."

Clever Boys sink Mighty Bucs

Wits ready for Pirates

FIFA warns South Africa

Mbesuma brace slays Leopards

Oersen thrilled to be in the PSL

Mashaba looking forward to Chiefs clash

Latest SASoccer365 readers' letters

Vasco forced to start over

Mtawali to join son at Wits?

Pirates without Vilakazi for Wits clash

Dumitru backs foreign player influx

New First Division Officially Launched

Stigga still wants to play for Bafana

Shabalala ready for the big time

Are businessmen good for the game?

Home | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Copyright | Images supplied by Touchline Photo| Designed by 365