Stanton Fredericks
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22 Oct 2019
11:33 am

Erasmus situation a worrying factor

Stanton Fredericks

In the Cape Town City v Kaizer Chiefs Telkom Knockout game, this time City were not dominant from the start.

Kermit Erasmus (Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix)

Benni McCarthy had said they usually start the games against Chiefs like a house on fire, but do not end off too well. On Saturday they took a more passive approach in the first half, but having said that, City were not at their best on the day. The worrying factor for me is that Kermit Erasmus is not finishing games – against Orlando Pirates he was taken off early, and it happened again against Chiefs. If you listened to Benni after the game, he didn't want to take him off against Chiefs. Against Pirates it was the altitude and...