UPDATE: Mosimane confirms Sundowns depature


FILE: Pitso Mosimane, coach of Mamelodi Sundowns celebrates a victory during the 2016 CAF Champions League match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Zesco at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Pretoria, South Africa on September 24, 2016

JOHANNESBURG- Pitso Mosimane has confirmed his departure from Mamelodi Sundowns

The announcement was made on his Twitter account on Wednesday afternoon.

In a statement, Mosimane says that he is leaving Sundowns to join an international team. 

READ: Mosimane reportedly leaves Sundowns

This follows an earlier report stating that he is leaving the Pretoria outfit for Egyptian giants, Al Ahly.

Mosimane led Sundowns to a domestic treble last season winning the Absa Premiership, Telkom Knockout and Nedbank Cup, all in a single campaign.

He ends his almost eight-year tenure at the Brazilians having led the club to continental success, winning the CAF Champions League in 2016.

'Jingles' says that he is leaving Sundowns to challenge himself.