Molefi Ntseki's knowledge of young players could work in his favour

The new mentor's experience will be questioned

01 September 2019 - 00:07 By MARC STRYDOM

At about 3pm yesterday at Safa House, SA Football Association (Safa) acting CEO Russell Paul emerged from the boardroom with a shock announcement to the media in the canteen that Bafana Bafana has a new coach - Molefi Ntseki.

Only four journalists were present. The national executive committee (NEC) meeting at the association's headquarters had at most been expected to produce a shortlist as Safa sought an appropriate replacement for the job vacated by Stuart Baxter on August 2...

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