Editor's Blog 7.3.2017 10:07 am

Just how far will Safa’s cash go?

Back in February, when asked whether affordability was a factor in Bafana Bafana appointing a new head coach, South African Football Association (Safa) president Danny Jordaan said the following: “Nowhere do we mention affordability (in our coaching criteria). When you say ‘can you afford it’, I am asking you ‘can we afford not to afford it when someone is clearly the best man for the job’.”

Well, if a report in this weekend's Sunday Times is to be believed, there is a line where Safa have not been prepared to cross financially for their number one target for the job – Carlos Queiroz.

Just how far will Safa’s cash go?
Just how far will Safa’s cash go?

Just how far will Safa’s cash go?

Back in February, when asked whether affordability was a factor in Bafana Bafana appointing a new head coach, South African Football Association (Safa) president Danny Jordaan said the following: “Nowhere do we mention affordability (in our coaching criteria). When you say ‘can you afford it’, I am asking you ‘can we afford not to afford it when someone is clearly the best man for the job’.”

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