Learning the hard way

As the Premier Soccer League (PSL) season is about to finish, there are unhappy coaches who would say ‘My plan did not work out and my team did not meet the expectations’. It is highly possible that ‘your plan’ did not produce the results because everything in that plan was about ‘your football’, ‘your system’, ‘your quick transition’, ‘your training’ ...

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Chippa United FC

Five things Chippa United must do to survive the PSL

So the Chilli boys have a second bite of the cherry after clinching the National First Division title granting them immediate promotion to the PSL. Chippa’s well documented maiden spell in the elite league during the 2012/13 season imploded spectacularly which saw them crash down back to the NFD within a season. Here’s my list of things Chippa United must ...

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Baxter neglecting the defensive Tower of strength

It is very disheartening that the best South African defender with complete modern defensive techniques, aerial ability coupled with excellent offensive potential is now unfairly overlooked for team selection.  He always delivered Man of the Match performance when given a chance. He formed a spine of double champions last season whilst his international career was growing by leaps and bounds. ...

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Pirates is the best team in the PSL

Let me point it out that Orlando Pirates is arguably the best team in the Premier Soccer League (PSL). Pirates is having one of the worst seasons of recent, we are beaten left, right and centre but on our worst season, we still manage to reach four cup finals including the continental Champions League final… finish within the top five ...

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