Kaizer Chiefs head coach Stuart Baxter has made a revealing admission that his substitutions failed to impact the match in a disastrous 4-1 defeat towards Royal AM.
Baxter's aspect were humbled via DStv Premiership new boys in a league encounter at FNB Stadium on Saturday.
A brace by means of Victor Letsoalo alongside an personal aim via substitute Sibusiso Mabiliso and a stoppage-time strike with the aid of Mfundo Thiakzi left the Soweto giants languishing in twelfth function in the standings after 4 suits played.
Speaking after the remaining whistle, Baxter admitted that his substitutions failed to have the preferred result.
"You can keep on pushing until the cease but what happened this night was that in our pushing I've modified the personnel at the front.
"For them to locate each different without delay is a big ask, however I thinking the sparkling legs might also simply provide that little enhance that we ought to get a intention returned and then push on.
"Well we did get a goal back, but we did not push on, we allowed a purpose straight away.
Baxter brought that it was once understandable that Chiefs heads dropped in such a heavy defeat.
"If you're wondering of heads shedding it is obviously going to be an difficulty in a 3-1 at home," Baxter added.
"You're basically making substitutions attempting to affect the sport and they have been simply now not affecting the game, it is [heads dropping] going to be an issue.
"When I say heads shedding I don't mean human beings throwing the towel in, I mean showing their disappointment.
"I assume this is something that's unavoidable."
Chiefs next face a league conflict against Marumo Gallants at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday.
Kick-off is at 17:00.
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