Bloemfontein Celtic midfielder Lentshane Phalane praised the tactics
implemented by his coach Clinton Larsen, following their 1-0 victory over
Zebediela born attacker helped Phunya Sele Sele coup all three
points as the Buccaneers registered their second ABSA Premiership defeat of the
season at the Free State Stadium.
a gamble by making an unexpected nine changes in his team starting line-up,
which paid off on the night as the Celtic caused an upset
over the Ghost.
believes that his team-mates made history in the top flight football as they
used their reserve team squad in a competitive fixture against the giants of
South African football and still manage to get the results.
“It was a
tough game for us and we knew that they will come at us.” Phalane said.
coach told us that he is going to use a new team against Pirates then he said
we must go out there and have fun.
“And if we
lose people will talk about our gamble and if we win it will go down as a
history and we made history indeed.
must go to the coach for his tactics and the rest of the team for their hard
work and determinations.
told me personally before the game that he is going to rest some of the key
players and he will give me a chance.
tough out there but he said that go and do what you are capable of out there.
“And I certainly
did my best on the day and I played so well in the end, and happy with a win.”
switch their focus back to the MTN8 semi-final second leg clash against Kaizer
Chiefs at the FNB Stadium on Saturday, August 29.