Sibongiseni Gumbi
Football Writer
2 minute read
12 Feb 2020
2:45 pm

Chiefs’ dull displays a cause for concern

Sibongiseni Gumbi

Chiefs are a big club, and big clubs cannot be dominated by minnows and yet nothing happens.

A disappointed Kaizer Chiefs fan during the 2019 Telkom Knockout Semi Finals match between Kaizer Chiefs and Maritzburg United at Mbombela Stadium. (Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix)

Kaizer Chiefs’ failure to boss their minnow opponents in last weekend’s Nedbank Cup first-round match has clearly raised some concerns and some supporters have made it clear they are unhappy and that changes should be made to the technical team at the end of the current campaign. Amakhosi were at best lacklustre and needed a 'lucky' goal to get past Royal Eagles, who are at the bottom of their log in the GladAfrica Championship. The match was so difficult to watch that I was happy I swapped places with Phakaaathi editor Jonty Mark and I got to go to Orlando...