Kaizer Chiefs has started preparing for the future as process to renew contracts of two influential stars has begun.
Kaizer Chiefs Football Club a Club which is undergoing 8Full Years of Trophy Drought has come under heavy scrutiny in the past with the way they do business.Kaizer Chiefs a giant Club in South Africa has not been able replicate their form since 2015.
The Club has managed to reach 4Finals since 2015 losing all of them,The recent Final defeat Came at the hands of African Champions Al Ahly during the Covid19 Pandemic outbreak where matches were played behind closed door.
Kaizer Chiefs recently lost one of their best development products in a while a move which came under heavy criticism by the Supporters of the Club and the agent of former Kaizer Chiefs Midfielder Njabulo Blom.
Kaizer Chiefs were called out for their lack of efforts in keeping one of their best players who was only demanding an improvement on his salary package,Just six months after he left his teammate Siyabonga Ngezana followed suit when he signed for a Romanian Club which signalled the failure by Kaizer Chiefs to keep some of their best players especially when European Clubs pouch for them.
SSnews has it on good authority that Kaizer Chiefs have initiated process to renew the contract of speedy Attacker Ashley Du Preez who joined the Club in 2022 June.
Ashley Du Preez has been the light in shining armour for Kaizer Chiefs having managed a goal tally of 9 goals in his first season with the Glamour Boy the Stellenbosch born player also coupled it with 4beautiful assists.
With the 2023/2024 season underway Ashley Du Preez has started like a house on fire being influential to Kaizer Chiefs side having been the creative spark for 90% of their games.
Ashley Du Preez signed a 3years contract in the previous year but the Club is said to have relooked his contract and have offered the player an improved contract of 4 years with an option to extend.
Talks between Ashley Du Preez agency and Kaizer Chiefs continue to be finalised with both parties hoping to find common ground before the end of September.
Ashley Du has managed 2goals in the PSL this season and with his rise in form he is expected to continue to add and play a vital role to his side which has started the season rather on poor form which saw their coach being thrown at with stuff at Mbombela Stadium on the 20th of August after a disappointing 1-0 defeat against Ts Galaxy.
Just Like Ashley Du Preez Mozambican International Edmilson Dove is one of the player’s whose agency is in talks with the Club over a new contract.
The Mozambican Centre Back who has also previously played as a Left Back for Cape Town City in SA has proven to be a key player to Kaizer Chiefs squad.
Edmilson Dove managed to get a goal in his debut season while managing 3assists in the process and 4 Man of the match awards.
Looking at Edmilson Dove’s progress it is quite unbelievable that he attended trials in order to earn himself a contract at a Club and has now turned to be a key player for the side.
He has been vital for Kaizer Chiefs at the back giving them multiple options as he is able to also play multiple positions.