Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs are looking to restore the pride of their club's supporters after a trophyless 2015/16 season.
Despite reaching two cup finals, Steve Komphela's side were unable to
secure any silverware and also finished a disappointing fifth place in
The Glamour Boys have since made a raft of changes to the squad with
the likes of Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Siboniso Gaxa, Keegan Ritchie and
Morgan Gould among the more high-profile names to depart Naturena.
With some former big performers heading out the exit door, new
additions have included the likes of Ramahlwe Mphahlele, Sibusiso
Khumalo, Keagan Buchanan, Enocent Mkhabela, Edmore Chirambadare,
Emmanuel Letlotlo and Lewis Macha.
Some of Chiefs' new signings made an encouraging start in black and
gold as they beat Orlando Pirates 2-0 in the recent Carling Black Label
Nonetheless, Amakhosi midfielder Lucky Baloyi believes there is still
a lot of hard work to be done before the team can restore the pride of
"There is a strong will to win in the team. The technical team is
pushing us hard to be ready for the new season. The good thing is that
we are willing to work our socks off to restore the pride of our
supporters," he told the club's official website.
Chiefs' next pre-season assignment is in the FAME Cup against ABC Motsepe League champions FC Magesi on Saturday.