Following a disappointing match against Sundowns, the passionate Kaizer Chiefs supporters took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the performance of the new center-back duo, Given Msimango, and Thatayaone Ditlhokwe. Using a 1 to 10 rating scale, they weighed their partnership and contributions.
Given “magwaya” Msimango
— Japan (@Percydezmon) August 9, 2023
Given Msimango is an elite CB. With proper coaching He easily walks away with defender of the season. pic.twitter.com/7JcBMllgFC
— Phaahla (@TauYaPhaahla01) August 9, 2023
Given Msimango is such a talented CB and yena noDitlhokwe, emulate that Mathoho and Mashamaite pairing. Kodwa they can’t carry their wings. Slay Queen brought it today so did Maart and for me that Tokoloshe Potsane, is definitely that thing that goes boo in the dark.
— Khumo (@Khumibear) August 9, 2023
Given Msimango & Ditlhokwe 👌👌👊👊👊👊
— INNOCENT wakwa MKHIZE(KHABAZELA) ❤️💯 (@InnocentKhabz) August 6, 2023
This msimango guy is overworking our boy TT Ditlhokwe
— Casadei (@zito_fbby) August 10, 2023
Msimango and Ditlhokwe are going to be our most important players this season, Bench Hlanti and play Dove there as LB
— Jerry Seakamela (@SeaksMjr) August 10, 2023
The 19-year-old midfielder’s outstanding performance during the COSAFA Cup in Durban, where he was part of the South Africa national team that secured a commendable third-place finish, caught the attention of football enthusiasts across the country.
The new Amakhosi head coach assumed control of the Chiefs’ coaching duties after Arthur Zwane was reduced to the position of assistant coach in the off-season.
He stated his goal to take the Soweto giants, Chiefs, to the CAF Champions League in an interview with Thabiso Mosia of Radio 2000.
Coach Jose Riveiro has provided an explanation for Orlando Pirates’ recent impressive performances, as they have been playing good football and securing victories consistently. The team’s current form under Riveiro is the best it has been, having won seven consecutive matches across all competitions.
Their most recent win came against Cape Town City at Orlando Stadium on 22 April. They are now in a strong position to secure a place in the CAF Champions League next season, currently sitting in second place. Furthermore, the team is in the semi-finals of the Nedbank Cup and has already claimed the MTN8 title this season.