Jonty Mark
Football Editor
3 minute read
19 Jun 2022
9:10 am

Broos is right, but Bafana’s demise is nothing new

Jonty Mark

The Bafana head coach is correct in his comments about the domestic game, but then why did he take the job?

Hugo Broos was spitting fire at a press conference in Johannesburg. Picture: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix.

There was plenty of backlash this week after Bafana Bafana head coach Hugo Broos launched a scathing attack on the quality of South African football. ALSO READ: Was Broos not supposed to come with solutions to Bafana's problems? Mamelodi Sundowns senior coach Steve Komphela accused Broos of lacking respect, while Cape Town City striker Kermit Erasmus shouted: “Why do we have a coach who doesn’t believe in our talent and league? Sorry for thinking out loud.” I've tried to sit back and reflect on both sides of this well-worn argument. Komphela and Erasmus have gone down the line of 'the...