Orlando Pirates head coach Rulani Mokwena believes that the outgoing FIFA break has come at the right time as it has allowed his side to refocus and restructure a number of tactical and technical issues in their game.
Orlando Pirates interim coach Rulani Mokwena last lamented the lack of opportunity given to young coaches in South Africa. The 34-year-old is widely regarded as one of the brightest young minds in local football.
It was dubbed the Miyagi vs Karate Kid contest as the teacher (Steve Komphela) came up against his student (Rhulani Mokwena) but the Orlando Pirates and Golden Arrows game produced a goalless draw in an Absa Premiership game played at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Wednesday night.
Orlando Pirates exit in the CFA Champions League this past weekend shouldn’t be seen as a reason enough for caretaker coach Rhulani Mokwena to be ruled out from getting the coaching job on a permanent basis.
It doesn’t rain but pours for Orlando Pirates after they were eliminated from the Caf Champions League tournament losing 2-1 on aggregate to Zambian side Green Eagles in the preliminary stages. Pirates were held to a 1-all draw at Orlando Stadium on Saturday night. They had lost the first leg 1-0 in Lusaka two weeks […]