Sign in
Download Opera News App

 

 

Racism At Al Ahly: Pitso Mosimane Acted As A Catalyst For Change - OPINION

When the South African born Pitso Mosimane hired by Egyptian giants, Al Ahly, they have made it in the CAF Champions League Finals third successive final.

Before being on their payroll Al Ahly's football standards declined, given clear evdence that the Egyptian club, Al Ahly, were seven years without shelving the CAF Champions League title.

As a history maker, Pitso Mosimane became the first non-Egyption black coach from the Sub Saharan Africa.

Al Ahly club searched far afield and used to hire managers from Europe, South America or in Egypt but they

Despite the record of success, it is not easy to coach Al Ahly. Mosimane has faced regular criticism since he arrived in Egypt.

Ex-players, fans and the media made their opinions against Pitso, as a matter of fact, it all failed.

Presently, he's at his 3rd CAF Champions League Final in a row with Al Ahly.

Never underestimate a South African coach who grew up in the dusty township.

If it was racism he uprooted, through his deliverance at Al Ahly who never hired a black coach, Pitso Mosimane brought positive change at Al Ahly and in African football.

The beautiful game of football knows no boundaries. Black or white coach, success is name of the game, not skin colour. Pitso Mosimane is a soccer hero.

Content created and supplied by: Brighto1971 (via Opera News )

Al Ahly CAF Champions League Finals Egypt Egyptian Pitso Mosimane

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments