Orlando Pirates have suspended midfielder Ben Motshwari following police charges on Monday. The club announced the suspension in a media statement, stating that Motshwari would remain suspended pending an investigation.
The statement read “Orlando Pirates Football Club can confirm that it has suspended midfielder Ben Motshwari after being charged by police this morning. 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.”
The 30-year-old made his last appearance for the Buccaneers in a 3-1 victory over Chippa United on Saturday.