Former Kaizer Chiefs striker Gustavo Paez is set to return to the Premier Soccer League (PSL) following his failed move to Tshakhuma.
Paez had joined Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila ahead of the 2020/2021 campaign however the former Kaizer Chiefs attacker could not be registered by the newcomers after he failed to produce his clearance.
Paez has since obtained the necessary paper work and looks set to join an unnamed PSL side 18 months after having his contract terminated by Kaizer Chiefs
Former Kaizer Chiefs striker Gustavo Paez to return to PSL
“He is coming back but I can’t tell you now which team he is going to join because they want to do the unveiling themselves,” a source told Phakaaathi.
“He is now readily available to play now because his contract with his former team has ended. It ended at the beginning of December so he is now a free agent and can join the team at any time. He is coming soon.”
The reason behind TTM terminating Paez’ contract
“I don’t know what’s happening, they say they don’t want to risk.” former Kaizer Chiefs striker Gustavo Paez told KickOff at the time.
“They are asking for my clearance from FIFA because I terminated my contract in Venuezela with my previous club because they owed me for six months. So I sent the letter to them you know asking for the payment for after 15 days for FIFA you know I have my chance to terminate my contract, and it’s what I did.
“So I don’t have any contract now. But they say they are now scared because of the problem of Kaizer Chiefs. They got my work permit for three years, they got everything but they say that they don’t want to risk.”
Gustavo Paez made 53 appearances for Kaizer Chiefs in which he found the back of the net on 10 occasions while providing three further assists.