Gavin Hunt says it will take a combination of ambition, squad size and luck if Bidvest Wits are to challenge in next year’s Caf Champions League.
The Clever Boys' 1-0 win over Bloemfontein Celtic in Saturday's Telkom Knockout final meant that Hunt became only the second coach, along with Pitso Mosimane, to win all of the Premier Soccer League's trophies.
It would have been a hard decision even for a seasoned punter to place a wager in favour of Bloemfontein Celtic reaching the Telkom Knockout final – or any final for that matter this season – especially after their poor campaign last term.
Buhle Mkhwanazi is delighted to have finally resumed his dynamic central defensive partnership with Thulani Hlatshwayo, just in time for Bidvest Wits’ clash with Bloemfontein Celtic in the Telkom Knockout final on Saturday night.
Bidvest Wits defender Bongani Khumalo says the Telkom Knockout Cup is an opportunity for him and his team-mates to once again write their names in the club’s history books when they face Kaizer Chiefs in the semifinals of the competition at the Bidvest Stadium today.
What many may have seen as a hindrance to Kaizer Chiefs’ ambitions when a few senior players got injured may yet prove to be just what the team needed to end their two-and-a-half season trophy drought.
All eyes will be on Steve Komphela’s Kaizer Chiefs on Saturday afternoon when they face Bidvest Wits in a Telkom Knockout semifinal as the mentor still seek his elusive first domestic trophy to end a two-and-a-half year title drought at Amakhosi.