Maritzburg United have officially announced John Maduka as their new head coach to replace Ernst Middendorp who was sacked last week.
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Maduka joins The Team of Choice from Royal AM whom he steered to a third-place finish in their first season in the PSL.
As a result, Maduka’s departure from Royal AM to Maritzburg United came as a shock, especially given the limited resources at the Pietermaritzburg-based side.
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A number of coaches, including Gavin Hunt and Fadlu Davids had been linked with the job at Maritzburg United but chairman Farook Kadodia opted for Maduka.
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Maritzburg United further confirmed that Maduka is joining the club with his entire technical team from Royal AM.
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And these are assistant coach Abram ‘Wire’ Nteo and goalkeeper coach Postnet Omony who both worked side-by-side with him at Royal AM.