Amakhosi fans remain hopeful after Bidvest Wits loss -'Come Wednesday, we will win'
Amakhosi fans are disappointed with their team's 1-0 loss to Bidvest Wits on Sunday, but hope is not lost for the leaders of the Absa Premiership log.
Bienvenu Eva Nga of Wits used the added time to score the goal past Amakhosi goalkeeper, Bruce Bvuma, 93 minutes into the game.
Wits has 49 points in the log, with Mamelodi Sundowns (53) second and Amakhosi at the top, also with 53 points.
Speaking to SuperSport on Sunday, Amakhosi coach Ernst Middendorp denied that the game was disappointing, despite the boys having missed out on numerous chances to score up to three goals.
“It was not a disappointing game. The mentality of the players was very, very good. They were really fighting through the full 90 minutes. The chances were there to make it [up to] 3-0,” he said.
The coach said he would focus on mentally preparing his team for the next game.
“We will try again. We will go all out. We will try to score and win this game,” he said.
Amakhosi will play on Wednesday against Chippa United.
Here are the reactions:
My 32 years of supporting Kaizer Chiefs I never cried but today I cried I was hurt until Baroka fix the noise nonsense surrounding our club we will win at the end Amakhosi 4 life 💯✌️✌️✌️— Sesinyi (@SesinyiMayuka) August 30, 2020
Good night Makhosi amahle , let us not give up, let us push our boys until the last minute of the league, we were so unlucky today , we can still do this, come wednesday I have faith in the boys, they will fight tooth and nail and win #Amakhosi4life Rise khosi rise❤✌ pic.twitter.com/r2AkQ6qMxl— Ayakhanya Khoselihle (@Tobisani1) August 30, 2020
@KaizerChiefs if not for the team plz do it for us...The fans, we need to win the league, we can't afford to b laughing stocks hle bathong...this is meant fo us..We hv 1 chance to redeem ourselves 🙏🙏Plzzzzz makhosi amanhle plz #KaizerChiefs #PrayForKaizerChiefs #Amakhosi4Life pic.twitter.com/vr8S5riyxY— 🇿🇦Royal highness🇿🇦 (@Ruthless_mag26) August 30, 2020