Arms off — Royal AM insist Kaizer Chiefs’ goal Letsoalo isn’t on the market

Royal AM have come out weapons blazing to make it clear their prized asset and star striker Victor Letsoalo isn’t on the market.

The Bafana Bafana attacker has lately been persistently linked with a transfer to Naturena, however Royal AM have issued a robust assertion that Letsoalo goes nowhere.

Letsoalo has scored 9 targets in 15 DStv Premiership matches this season, 4 behind main scorer Peter Shalulile of Mamelodi Sundowns, who has 13 strikes.

“Royal AM needs to distance itself from all media statements, each print and digital, in regards to the imminent sale of Victor Letsoalo to Kaizer Chiefs,” Royal stated.

“As a group we predict folks on the market try to trigger instability in our group and trigger confusion. We wish to set the report straight and state categorically that we’ve not been in discussions with anybody regarding our participant in addition to what we hear within the media.”

Royal, who went to the festive break sitting at seventh spot within the Premiership, stated they’ve exercised their choice to increase Letsoalo’s contract.

“We’re additionally not to promote the boy as he is a crucial a part of our participation and progress within the league. The participant is contracted to us and we’ve exercised our choice till 2023,” the membership stated.

“We want to request all folks to chorus from these malicious statements, that are damaging to the picture of our group and model. All of us need to act responsibly and cease punting for the discharge of the participant from our group.

“We’re an expert group and we’re asking to be handled as such. There isn’t a deal or discussions with anybody. We hope this matter is now laid to relaxation and we might respect for everybody to permit our group to proceed with our profitable journey within the PSL.

“Extra so contemplating the place we come from and what we went by .We respect folks’s opinions and desires, which individuals are entitled to, however we additionally consider our place must be revered that there’s a ‘not on the market’ board in the meanwhile.”

Royal purchased the top-flight franchise of Bloemfontein Celtic within the 2021-22 preseason  after an unsuccessful courtroom bid to reverse an arbitration that noticed the Durban membership displaced as 2020-21 GladAfrica Championship winners.