Junior Mendieta could find him- self going back to his former club Stellenbosch FC on loan following the acquisition of his compatriot Matias Esquivel by Mamelodi Sun- downs.
Kaizer Chiefs might finally have a chance to sign one of their long term targets, 45min.co.za can reveal that Kaizer Chiefs are considering sending a bid to Mamelodi Sundowns for the services of Midfielder Junior Mendieta, it is believed that Junior El Toro Mendieta is struggling to adapt the Mamelodi Sundowns template in terms of the style of play.
Word from Siya source is that the DStv Premiership defending cham- pions have secured the services of Esquivel and, to accommodate him in their star-studded line-up, are seriously considering loaning out Mendieta back to his former side.
Although many were of the view that the Argentinian would be the one to help Esquivel acclimatize to the South African scene.
Laduma has gathered in- formation that he has not exactly covered himself in glory since arriving at Chloorkop.
The Brazilians have fea- tured in almost 32 matches since the start of the sea- son, but in all fairness, the 30-year-old has not really grabbed opportunities that he has been given and has only featured in five matches across all competi- tions, in most of them coming off the bench.
Indications are that with the im- pending arrival of the highly-rated
Esquivel, Downs are nego- tiating with Stellenbosch FC to loan the player back to the Winelands.
This publication has been informed that loaning out Mendieta, if both parties agree to push the deal over the line during the open transfer window period, could result in the Chloorkop- based side paying a portion of his