Sibongiseni Gumbi
Football Writer
2 minute read
17 Sep 2019
10:09 pm

PSL club owners are scared to fire coaches

Sibongiseni Gumbi

I think club owners are now getting ashamed of firing coaches.

Chippa United chairman Siviwe "Chippa" Mpengesi fell humiliated by South Africa after hiring coach Luc Eymael in January. Picture: Richard Huggard/Gallo Images.

I say this because it seems none wanted to be the first pull the trigger and waited until the man whose reputation when it comes to such matters precedes him, Siviyile “Chippa” Mpengesi went first. Soon after he did it, two more clubs followed suit and a few more are likely to do it too. It has been an open secret that AmaZulu FC coach – or excuse me, that’s former now – Cavin Johnson has been on borrowed time for at last a month now. If you have been following his story, which this website broke a few weeks...