23.6.2020 09:09 am
The season might still be suspended, but over the 2019/20 season we have seen some sterling performances from defenders. As we still wait to hear when football will resume in the country, Tshepo Ntsoelengoe looks back to see the five that have stood above the rest.
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Highlands Park coach Owen Da Gama preached a lot of positivity following the 1-0 loss to SuperSport United in the MTN8 final on Saturday night at the Orlando Stadium.
Gabuza’s son passed away on Monday and the striker decided not to tell his teammates and his coach about his son’s death. ,
Tembo claimed his maiden cup as a head coach when he led the capital city-based side to a hard fought 1-0 win over Highlands Park on Saturday evening.
Highlands Park play SuperSport United in the final of the MTN8 at the Orlando Stadium this evening.
Da Gama says his biggest task was to make sure his players remained grounded in the build-up to the final.
SuperSport United are in their third successive final and are looking to make it two wins out of three at the expense of Highlands Park.
The Orlando Stadium is the focal point of attraction this weekend as Highlands Park and SuperSport United meet in the final of the MTN8.
The SuperSport United coach is looking to follow in Benni McCarthy’s footsteps to win the top eight as player and coach.
MTN has revealed that each goal will be awarded with R25 000 in the MTN8 final between Highlands Park and SuperSport United taking place at the Orlando Stadium this Saturday.
“We really want the youngsters to know how it feels like to win something with the club and to have extra cash for December,” said Ndoro.
“We have a policy within the club where the players must share money if they win a trophy,” said club CEO Matthews.
Let me first say I have nothing personal against Owen Da Gama and his Highlands Park team. In fact, it would be hard for me to hide my admiration for the man’s work even if I tried.
SuperSport United captain Dean Furman is excited by the possibility of playing against his former teammate and partner in midfield, Reneilwe Letsholonyane, who signed for Highlands Park last week.