Cuthbert Malajila’s hopes of joining Bloemfontein faded away when a deal fell through in the last minute.

The striker was reportedly close to complete a move but was not signed by the Absa Premiership side.

He is now trying his luck at another top-flight club Black Leopards and chairman David Thidiela has confirme that to Goal!.

“He is training with us,” Thidiela confirmed.

The 33-year-old left Mamelodi Sundowns the end of the 2018/19 Premier Soccer League (PSL) season as he struggled for game time