In a spirited tackle in the middle of the park, Oupa Manyisa suffered an injury to his ankle. This occurred in the match destined to end in a goalless draw away to Polokwane City.
Touch line reports confirmed that the injury was not as serious as it first appeared. According to SuperSportTV’s Kamza, reports from the Orlando Pirates medical team say that Preliminary assessment suggest that the ankle was only sprained, and that the player way transported to the Hospital to determine the extent of the injury. X-Rays will be performed tonight, however scans to determine if there are any damages to the muscles or ligaments can only be performed tomorrow.
His injury comes as Manyisa is expected to make a contribution in the Bafana Bafana squad to play against Costa Rica, after he received a call up just this afternoon.