Soccer

King Kaizer Motaung reflects on glamour boys' 50-year journey

12 January 2020 - 00:02 By BARENG-BATHO KORTJAAS and SAZI HADEBE

Happy golden jubilee King Kaizer. Tell us about the birth of this club?

The birth of Kaizer Chiefs came as a result of the fact that there were people who were homeless, so to speak. And then, upon my arrival [from Atlanta Chiefs in the US, for a six to eight-week break], I made an effort to find out from the [Orlando] Pirates officials what could have happened and how we could resolve things. At Pirates at the time, there was this division and emotions going around. After a lengthy discussion, it looked like I was also being accused of siding with the affected people...

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