Sibongiseni Gumbi
Football writer
2 minute read
1 Jul 2020
9:39 pm

A grim reality that Chiefs must face

Sibongiseni Gumbi

In the ‘good old days’ as the old folk so like saying, a player of George Maluleka’s caliber would only have dreamed of donning the Kaizer Chiefs jersey if we are to be really honest.

George Maluleka. Pic: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

Luckily for him that dream came true and he joined Amakhosi just over six years ago. Do not get me wrong, Maluleka is a good player and I believe we are yet to see the best of him under Pitso Mosimane if he gets to play at all. But he is more of a grafter, a player who must really work hard, give a 100% all the time to be good. And that is good. But he is not glamorous as the history of the club suggests the team should be. He does not bring that extra fanciness to the...