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Phakaaathi Reporter
1 minute read
21 Jan 2019
12:31 pm

Booysen and Vries blamed for Chiefs’ Caf loss

Phakaaathi Reporter

Chiefs bowed out of the continental competition after losing 2-1 (5-2 on aggregate) to Zambia’s Zesco United over the weekend.

Virgil Vries of Kaizer Chiefs (Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix)

Following Kaizer Chiefs’ exit from the Caf Confederation Cup, defender Mario Booysen and goalkeeper Virgil Vries have come under fire from the dejected Amakhosi supporters.

Some Chiefs fans are blaming Booysen and Vries for this loss.

READ: Middendorp blames tight schedule for Chiefs’ Caf exit

Vries was beaten by a long-range shot by Jesse Were for the opening goal, while Booysen was blamed for failing to mark Were well for the second goal.

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