Following their poor start to the 2014/15 Absa Premiership season, Bloemfontein
Celtic defender Ruben Cloete believes his team can still finish inside the Top 4 at the end of the campaign.
Sele Sele endured a tough period in the opening stages of the season under their recently
sacked mentor, Ernst Middendorp, which resulted in them battling for survival in the relegation zone.
With recently appointed coach, Clinton Larsen, at the helm of the club with a
new mandate for the season of reaching the Top 8, the Upington-born left-back
hinted that it is still possible to reach the given mandate despite a slow
possible, anything is possible and you can’t just say it’s impossible.” Cloete
told Sport24 in an exclusive interview on Friday.
takes a bit of time to settle but once we find our feet we will do well.
just have to be positive as a team, it’s not going to be easy though but I
believe we can still manage to finish inside the top four.
not over yet, there are still too many games to be played and this is football,
anything can happen.”
Larsen only taking part in the last two matches, the 32-year-old also revealed
that he is enjoying his re-union with his mentor, having worked together at
Maritzburg United at the early stages of last season.
enjoying his company at the club and working with him again.”
have worked with him before while we were still at Maritzburg United.
is a good coach and we have always worked well together and am sure his
presence will contribute positively to the club.”
13 games left to play, Celtic are currently in 10th spot on the
will kick off their new year with a tough assignment against the runaway leaders,
Kaizer Chiefs,at the Free State Stadium on Wednesday, February 11.