Orlando Pirates star Thembinkosi Lorch reportedly suffered a “freak accident” at home and had to undergo shoulder surgery as a result.
The medical department of the club confirmed this in a statement. His injury was said to have worsened after his club took on Kaizer Chiefs in the Carling Black Label Cup.
He’s one of four players of the club who are currently down with an injury. Others are Ofori, Lepasa, and Maela.
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🏃🏾Lorch, Lepasa, Ofori, Maela
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News of Lorch’s surgery comes amid speculations his relationship with actress Natasha Thahane has hit the rocks. Speculations of a possible problem in the relationship began following posts both had shared on their Instagram Stories.
Lorch had fumed that he hates being lied to and that [whoever] should be straight with him. For her part, the actress had written that she had never felt calmer in a storm.
Fans had seen both messages and insinuated they were facing a crisis. It wouldn’t be the first time their relationship was reported to be facing a crisis, though.
Anyway, for Thembinkosi Lorch, the focus right now is on recovering from surgery and getting back to full form so he can continue rendering his services to Orlando Pirates.
What do you think, though?