FAN’S VIEWS

I’m disappointed in Orlando Pirates

I write to express my huge disappointment regarding Orlando Pirates bowing out of the CAF Champions League. It was not going to be easy to beat Horoya AC in their own backyard and Pirates went there knowing that they had made a huge blunder by not previously defeating FC Platinum on home soil. As was to be expected, Horoya put ...

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Hands-off Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic please!

Come on Buccaneers, our time will come! When Micho [Milutin Sredojevic] took over at Orlando Pirates, we had lost hope, many were busy saying the club must be sold, and Micho took over a team that even failed to finish in the top 8 the previous season. The guy came and revived our team, he gave us hope. We started ...

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Luc Eymael’s poor recipe cost him his job

After serving the Free Sate Stars faithful with a delicious 2017/18 football season, Luc Eymael must have forgot the well-known pithy saying, ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’. And now this forgetfulness has contributed to him and Free State Stars terminating their working relationship. As manager of the Bethlehem-based side, he led Ea La Koto to the Nedbank Cup ...

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Mr Siviwe Mpengesi, please stand by your manager

Chippa United chairman Siviwe Mpengesi’s constant sacking of managers will sooner or later come back to haunt him and his club. Last season (2017/18) Platinum Stars sacked their manager Peter Butler after he was at the helm for a mere two matches into the start of the season. Yet, Butler’s replacement, Roger De Sa, was unable to arrest Dikwena’s spiral ...

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