Malawi defender Limbikani Mzava has signed a pre-contract with Mpumalanga Black Aces and will join them end of the season from July 1 from Bloemfontein Celtic.
With Mzava’s current contract set to expire in June, Aces have taken the opportunity to pounce.
The 21-year-old left-back has done well for Celtic since joining the club back in 2011, however dropped down the pecking order under Ernst Middendorp over the course of this season so far.
Mzava was linked with a number of South African clubs over the past two seasons, especially Mamelodi Sundowns, however a move failed to materialise and he remained in the Free State.
The defender has been instrumental in the Malawi football team in the 2015 Africa Cup if Nations ualifiers, in which the Flames failed to qualify.