Gabuza dismisses threat

[caption id="attachment_89457" align="alignright" width="300"] TOUGH SESSION: Itumeleng Khune during the South African team training session at the University of Johannesburg yesterday Picture: GALLO IMAGES -[/caption] On-form striker welcomes competition JUST after Thamsanqa Gabuza had finally discovered his new-found form with goals for club and country, Orlando Pirates recruited Tendai Ndoro, a striker likely to be a direct threat to his future with the Buccaneers.

This has quickly cast doubt on whether Gabuza, who is travelling with Bafana Bafana to Mauritius for the second leg of their African Nations Championship (Chan) qualifier on Sunday, can maintain consistency in a side that’s never lacked a proven goal scorer on standby.

“If a player does have a valid personal commitment elsewhere it really should be his responsibility to communicate back and say, ‘Can you excuse me for this?’.” -Mazola Molefe