Stuart Baxter, Benni McCarthy, Steve Komphela, Gavin Hunt, Kaitano Tembo and Cavin Johnson are in a rapid PSL coaching Hunt as Komphela is set to rival Baxter!
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Currently Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, AmaZulu and SuperSport United currently have interim coaches after axing Baxter, Josef Zinnbauer, McCarthy and Tembo, respectively.
Therefore, leaving a mass PSL coaching Hunt on the cards (pun-intended) as some of the DStv Premiership’s top side’s search for a new coach.
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Baxter has been shortlisted to coach Kaizer Chiefs’ PSL rivals!
According to Goal, Komphela has been shortlisted for the AmaZulu coaching role. That means Baxter, Komphela and Truter are all competing to be Usuthu head coach and to have the honour of replacing Bafana Bafana legend Benni McCarthy.
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Whoever is selected for the job will bring lot to the table and they will have to.
However, after McCarthy left he set the standards extremely high – CAF Champions League football and contending for the PSL every season. Baxter is no stranger to success, having completed the double with Chiefs in 2015.
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Truter got his AmaZulu coaching career off to a fine start – winning his first three matches in charge while Komphela has been an instrumental part of Mamelodi Sundowns success over the years and is a veteran in the SA football scene.
Truter made his intentions clear that he would like to become the permanent coach, according to recent reports. Even if he is replaced by Baxter or Komphela he can take up a different role after impressing management. It will be fascinating to see how this unfolds!
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McCarthy is currently busy with the English Premier League in London. Hunt remains a strong candidate for both of the Soweto Giants. Johnson has made his intentions clear, he wants to take over from Arthur Zwane and Dillon Sheppard at Chiefs.
Who would you like to see take over from McCarthy at AmaZulu?
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