Words reaching us has it that an Orlando Pirates Player has agreed a move to Kaizer Chiefs.

This report confirms the reason he was left out of Pirates CAF champions league group stage squad.

Thabo Matlaba is one of the players excluded from the team announced on Tuesday.

The player was linked with a move to Chiefs after his move to Chippa United fell through in July/August transfer window.

Reports has it that his representatives have been in talks with Chiefs over a possible move for him and they have agreed a deal in principle.

Now it remains to be seen if the deal would materialise in January or wait till the end of the season.