Sibongiseni Gumbi
Football Writer
2 minute read
12 Nov 2019
2:00 pm

Rulani’s angry reaction a sign of immaturity

Sibongiseni Gumbi

There is clear proof in life that wisdom comes with age. As you grow, you experience things that teach and build you up.

Rhulani Mokwena, head coach of Orlando Pirates (Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix)

It is the same with careers, which is why most companies will want candidates with experience when they have openings. The same applies to Orlando Pirates coach Rulani Mokwena, who showed his immaturity and a lack of experience with his outbursts after the recent Soweto Derby during which his team came second to Kaizer Chiefs. I was left baffled that he would be so mad that his players were at the receiving end of some rough tackles – in fact it was just one tackle on Fortune Makaringe by Willard Katsande. But Mokwena made it out like his players were...