Malawian player based in South Africa, Esau Kanyenda who is playing for polokwene City, has been given one year contract extension by club.
The 34 year old Kanyenda has since been given a two week ultimatum to make up his mind on whether he will remain at the club or leave. Kanyenda’s contract supposes to expire at the end of the current Absa Premiership Soccer League (PSL) season.
The player who admitted that his playing days are coming to an end is likely to extend his stay at City following a confessing he made late last year that he could not resist the temptation of playing for one more season if given a chance before hanging up his boots
“I know that I am in the twilight of my career now, but I wouldn’t resist the temptation of one more season,” he said in an interview.
He revealed that if his contract is not extended at City or else signed by any other club in the rainbow nation; he will return home and join the champions Nyasa Big Bullets.
At the peak of his career, Kanyenda then famously called Black Mamba played for big Russian Clubs including Locomotive Moscow, Rostov and Kamaz F.C
Apart from Russia he also played in Denmark He was also part of the historic Flames squad that qualified for the 2010 African Cup of Nations finals in Angola. He is only Malawian player who achieved a lot in the world of football.