Amakhosi have announced that they have terminated their head coach’s contract together with that of the assistant coach.
|Giovanni Solinas. Credit: Goal.|
By Staff Reporter
Coach Giovanni Solinas together with his assistant Patrick Mabedi are fired due to the team’s performance this season.
The Glamour Boys have since played 14 matches in which they won 4, lost 4 and drew 6 meanwhile seating on the 7th position on the LOG.
Chiefs suffered severe loses this season which had fans hauling and pressuring the management to dismiss the coaching duo.
In a statement, Chiefs said “Kaizer Chiefs and coach Giovanni Solinas have mutually agreed to an amicable termination of his contract with immediate effect. We wish him well.
“Assistant coach Patrick Mabedi’s contract has also been terminated. We would like to express our gratitude to him for all the efforts during his time at Kaizer Chiefs and wish him well.”
Ernst Middendorp is the new coach
Ernst Middendorp is appointed as the new head coach on a deal for two and a half years.
“We were looking for a coach who is experienced and who has an understanding of the club’s footballing culture,” commented Kaizer Motaung.
The club is yet to announce the assistant coach for Ernst. “Arthur Zwane will assist Middendorp for the upcoming three games”.