Deadline day has been set for Kaizer Chiefs to get a new coach.
News reaching SSNews is that Kaizer Chiefs have fasttracked their search for a new coach, Kaizer Chiefs are seriously looking for a coach before the end of the years following recent results say’s our sources.
At first there was an intention from the Club to let coach Calvin Johnson hold the fort for a longer period of time, but is now not going to happen as they want a new coach to use the opportunity of the off-season in January and get his players together, the PSL will be headed for a long break in December and January due to the AFCON which provides the new Kaizer Chiefs head coach with an opportunity to work with his squad and strengthen.
Sources reveal that the priority from within is a European coach, but door not closed for elite South African coaches, Former Mamelodi Sundowns, Al Ahly, Al Ahli Saudi and Al Wahda in the UAE Pitso Mosimane is available on a free after parting ways with Al Wadha on Friday. Alot of Kaizer Chiefs Supporters have a belief that only Pitso Mosimane can change their fortunes, given Pitso Mosimane’s achievements on the continent and what he did previous season winning the League with Al Ahli Saudi promoting them to the first division.
Coach Manqoba Mnqithi is said to be one of the coaches the Club is interested in, and with his contract undergoing a final season he is facing an unprecedented future, it has been revealed that Coach Rhulani Mokoena prefer others in his technical team.
Coach Manqoba Mnqithi knows for his chameleon style of play is a good tactician who has been exposed to all manner of coaching in Africa, his knowledge about the game separates him from other coaches, and he won 2 League Trophies at Mamelodi Sundowns after Pitso Mosimane left losing only 5games in charge of the team.
There are a number of European coaches who have sent their CVs in Naturena, and the Club is said to be looking at them and profiling, former Wydad Casablanca coach is also one of those who have sent a CV. AS FAR coach Nasreddine Nabi is also one of the coaches the Club is looking at as it’s rumoured that he is unhappy in Morocco, and would intertain a move to the PSL.
Other technician and technocrats includes former AS FAR coach Fernando Da Cruz and Andries Alderink who is former Ajax Cape Town coach.
Kaizer Chiefs is hoping to have a new coach by the end of the year, and by the look of things that will be coming to reality in no time.