Ghana goalkeeper, Richard Ofori has been named vice-captain of South African facet, Orlando Pirates FC.
The previous Wa All-Stars shot-stopper will help new captain Harmless Maela, who takes over for the retired Pleased Jele.
The 28-year-old joined Pirates from Maritzburg United in October 2020 and has been a key determine for the membership, showing in 42 matches throughout all competitions, conceding 28 targets, and preserving 21 clear sheets.
Following his return from a long-term damage, Ofori was instrumental in serving to the Sea Robbers attain the ultimate of the CAF Confederation Cup final season.
Ofori made eight appearances within the continental competitors, preserving 5 clear sheets and conceding solely three targets.
Pirates misplaced the ultimate on penalty shootouts to Moroccan facet RS Berkane on the Godswill Akpabio Worldwide Stadium in Uyo, Nigeria.
Ofori is anticipated to be included in Ghana’s squad for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar later this yr.