Edwin Gyimah of Orlando Pirates during the Absa Premiership match between Orlando Pirates and Golden Arrows 23 August 2016 at Orlando Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix
Friday Feb 17, 2017. 11:00
South African Absa Premiership giants Orlando Pirates have parted ways with Ghana international Edwin Gyimah.
The Soweto side released the following statement on their official website on Thursday afternoon:
"The Club has agreed to release the player as per his request.
"Gyimah had submitted a request in writing prior to his departure to the African Cup of Nations where he was to go on national duty with Ghana.
"The Club has acceded to Mr Gyimah's request and wish him all of the best in his future endeavours," the statement read.
The Buccaneers had signed the defender-come-midfielder from SuperSport United prior to the 2015/16 season
He made 30 league appearances for Pirates before leaving the club.