KAIZER Chiefs yesterday offered coach Stuart Baxter a two-year extension to his contract, which the Englishman is expected to sign today.
Amakhosi welcome back players from injury. KAIZER Chiefs are confident Itumeleng Khune and Siphiwe Tshabalala will be back from slight injury scares for the Premier Soccer League clash against Free State Stars tomorrow, following on the easy midweek win over Polokwane City for the champions.
Long time coming, but can Pirates turn the tide yet again against Cairo’s giants. SATURDAY’S African Champions League final at the Orlando Stadium marks only the fourth time in 20 years that a South African club finds itself in the decisive tie for a continental title.
KAIZER Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter slammed the boo boys who were on striker Kingston Nkhatha’s back in Satu 1-1 Soweto derby draw against Orlando Pirates at Soccer City.
ORLANDO Pirates coach Roger de Sa will give key players at least two days off this week ahead of Saturday’s first leg of the Caf Champions League final against Al Ahly at Orlando Stadium.
Bucs success in Africa will be major factor. STUART Baxter doesn’t expect a special Soweto derby tomorrow, but the Kaizer Chiefs coach believes the make-up of the match will be heavily influenced by rivals Orlando Pirates’ current success.
THREE of this year’s Telkom Knockout quarterfinalists have never tasted success in a trophy that has been well and truly dominated by Kaizer Chiefs down the years.
LENNOX Bacela steered Orlando Pirates to the MTN8 final with an all-important equaliser that ended Kaizer Chiefs’ dream of winning a third successive PSL title.