PSL

Chippa sack Sikhakhane

2012-10-29 13:52
Roger Sikhakhane (Gallo)
Johannesburg - PSL strugglers Chippa United have fired Roger Sikhakhane, who becomes the second coach at the Cape side this season to get the chop.

Sikhakhane was shown the door after a run of four successive league defeats left the Chili Boys second from bottom on the Premiership table.

He initially helped steer United to top-flight promotion, before he was forced to vacate the position for medical reasons.

Goalkeeping coach Farouk Abrahams has since been appointed as caretaker at the Philippi-based outfit.

Sikhakhane only regained the reins last month from caretaker boss Julius Dube, who succeeded the sacked Manqoba Mngqithi in August.

Having lasted just two matches in charge of Chippa, new Golden Arrows coach Mngqithi ironically guided Abafana Bes'thende to a 2-0 win on Saturday over his former club.

Read more on:    chippa united  |  psl  |  soccer
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
3 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
24 September 2016
Wits v Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Stadium 20:15
13 December 2016
Cape Town City FC v Platinum Stars, Cape Town Stadium 19:30
Maritzburg United v Orlando Pirates, Harry Gwala Stadium 19:30
14 December 2016
Golden Arrows v Wits, Chatsworth Stadium 19:30
Kaizer Chiefs v Bloemfontein Celtic, FNB Stadium 19:30
Free State Stars v Baroka FC, Goble Park 19:30
Highlands Park v Ajax Cape Town, Makhulong Stadium 19:30
Polokwane City v Chippa United, Peter Mokaba Stadium 19:30
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Who will claim the Premier League title at the end of the 2016/17 season?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.