Former Kaizer Chiefs star set for massive pay-cut

Former Kaizer Chiefs man Samir Nurkovic is still in South Africa, waiting for a new club to snap him up.

The 30-year-old Serbian striker has been unemployed since parting ways with Royal AM.

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Nurkovic joined the Glamour Boys in 2019 and was the club’s top goal scorer in his maiden season.

Playing for a big club like the Amakhosi meant he banked a hefty salary at the time.

According to insiders, Nurkovic is struggling to find a team that can match his former Amakhosi salary, and this has delayed his next move.

The striker is now set to reluctantly accept a package worth less than half of his Naturena deal….

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Ex Kaizer Chiefs man struggling to find new team

“Samir is here in Johannesburg training on his own. He is not injured at all and needs a new club to play for to revive his career which has been on hold.” a source told KickOff.

“The challenge with him is that he will never get any package near to what he was earning at Chiefs during his last season.

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“So, the money factor is an issue with him because of what he was getting.

“What can only happen for him locally now is to wait for the new season and move to a small club that won’t pay even half of his previous package.”

Billiat to extend his stay at Naturena?

Kaizer Chiefs were tipped to let go of Khama Billiat at the end of the season due to his limited contribution at the club.

Billiat is one of the club’s too earners and frankly speaking, the investment wasn’t paying off.

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Even when Billiat has been fit, he’s struggled to leave his mark at the Glamour Boys during recent seasons.

New reports however suggest the Glamour Boys are NOT going to offload Billiat at the end of the season.

Instead the club are tipped to offer him a ‘short term’s new contract at the club.

Billiat to get a new contract Kaizer Chiefs?

“The club has made sure he gets the best medical assistance available to ensure he recovers well from the injury he is carrying.” a source told Citizen.

“I am not sure how long they will give him, but he will stay for at least another season.”

Kaizer Chiefs star Khama Billiat could leave Amakhosi in June 2023. Image: BackPagePIx

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