Cape Town - SuperSport United coach and favourite to land the Bafana
Bafana job, Stuart Baxter, has reportedly been admitted to hospital to
treat an undisclosed ailment.
The club announced that the 63-year-old has been admitted to a
medical facility to undergo emergency treatment after battling with his
health in recent times.
United's medical team advised Baxter to go into hospital as it seems
his health took a turn for the worse in recent days.
coach reportedly experienced 'significant discomfort' during
SuperSport's victory over Kaizer Chiefs in the Nedbank Cup.
It has since been confirmed that he will miss his side's next two
matches as he undergoes necessary treatment to solve his undisclosed
Former SuperSport captain and current assistant coach Kaitano Tembo
will take charge of the team in Baxter’s absence.
The news could cast
doubt about whether he is fit and able to potentially take charge of
Bafana in the future, although the main concern is for immediate
improvement with his condition.
SuperSport United play Bidvest Wits in their next PSL clash, tonight.
Kick-off is at 19:30.