“If you asked me a few years ago if I would like to coach my first PSL match against Gavin Hunt, I would have agreed to it.
“We are looking forward to it but at the end of the day it’s not about me and it’s not about Gavin, it's more about Chippa and collecting the points available to us.”
The Gqeberha side have spent a week in Durban to prepare for the new season. Klate said the preparations had gone well.
The week away gave him time to get to know his players and it has also given him ideas as to how he can use them in matches.
“The preseason camp in Durban was good for us. We played four friendly matches, which gave us a good idea of where we are and where we need to go to.
“It helped a lot with getting to know the team and the players, working with different personalities.
“Also the matches, tactically, give you an idea what type of formation we need to play and what type of players you have, the capability of the players within that formation.
“It was a very fruitful trip all in all to Durban, which I think the team spirit was built on.
“The bus trips were fantastic. It was long but necessary.”
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