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Phakaaathi Reporter
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9 May 2018
4:15 pm

Chiefs target confirms SA interest

Phakaaathi Reporter

English coach Mick McCarthy has confirmed that he was contacted by a South African club about a possible job.

Kaizer Chiefs react to the opening goal during the Absa Premiership match between Golden Arrows and Kaizer Chiefs at Princess Magogo Stadium on April 24, 2018 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Anesh Debiky/Gallo Images)

McCarthy has been tipped as the man that could potentially take over the vacant coaching job at Kaizer Chiefs.

The former English Premier League coach is currently on the lookout for a new club.

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“From Australia, I had a call, from South Africa, Israel, all nice and local for me,” McCarthy told BBC Radio 5Live.

“They all kind of appeal to me, to get back into work, but no, it’s a bit far. I would love to get back in the Premier League at some stage.”

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