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Breaking; Kaizer Chiefs appoint Aubrey Mathibe as new goalkeeper coach

Durban — Soweto Giants Kaizer Chiefs introduced the appointment of former shotstopper Aubrey Mathibe as their new goalkeeper educate.

Mathibe returns to the Naturena based totally club after stints at Swallows FC, Amazulu and Black Leopards. He takes up his new role at the Amakhosi, a membership he spent seven years of his career with, even though he never honestly mounted himself.

Mathibe may be tasked with mainly focusing on the reserve side goalkeeping department but will paintings hand in hand with contemporary first team goalkeeper coach Lee Baxter.

The forty one yr vintage has been a goalkeeper train for Black Leopards, Swallows FC before his trendy appointment at Chiefs. He revealed his satisfaction at returning to a membership he called home for a totally long time.

"I’m glad to go back lower back domestic and to be reunited with some antique friends right here at the Kaizer Chiefs circle of relatives," Mathibe stated, in line with a club statement.

“It is truly an honour to enroll in Kaizer Chiefs in this ability and I look ahead to sharing my experience with the goalkeepers and colleagues."

Chiefs have constantly been blessed inside the goalkeeping branch and often supplied an awesome spine for the national crew to build on and Mathibe hopes to keep that subculture going for many extra years to come.

"I know I have a huge undertaking in advance of me. The u . S . Hasn't been doing nicely in current years in terms of goalkeepers and that has obviously affected Bafana Bafana, so I wish I can carry lower back the standards of goalkeeping that Chiefs enthusiasts anticipate," he explained.

Kaizer Motaung Junior, a former teammate of Mathibe and now Sporting Director at the membership emphasized the importance of having former players across the contemporary crop of players as they appearance to instill the club tradition into the squad.

"It is vital to paintings with those who recognize the Chiefs culture; and having spent almost seven years with the Glamour Boys, we're assured that he may be able to help our keepers in the reserve and senior groups observe our philosophy," he said.

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