Absa Premiership

Chiefs set for a CEO

2014-10-16 05:00
Kaizer Motuang jnr (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Reports surfacing suggest that Kaizer Moaung Snr will appoint his son, Kaizer Motaung Jnr, as cEO of Kaizer Chiefs. 

Read: Lebese set for Chiefs stay

According to Soccer Laduma, there is no such position at Amakhosi (Chief Executive Officer) and Motaung jnr will duly fall into that position.

However, the move will only happen once the former Chiefs striker completes his studies after which he will join the family business.

His father who is the current Chairman and founded the Sowetan club back in 1970 and named the club after himself and the former club he played for in the North American Soccer League. (the Atlanta Chiefs). Known as ‘Chincha Guluva’, the 70-year-old has not hide the fact that Amakhosi is a family venture with having appointed his son Bobby Motaung as football manager and daughter as marketing manager.

Motaung Jnr however, gained experience and knowledge over the years having played in England and Germany before returning to Amakhosi.

He has made over 120 appearances for the Glamour Boys having scored more than 30 goals in the process.

Retiring at the age of 32 in February 2014 the player said, “Football has always been a part of who I am, and it is a part of who I always will be.”

“My kick-off into life after football has already been signaled. I have decided to focus my energy into furthering my education by completing my degree, which I have been doing on a part-time basis while being a Kaizer Chiefs player.”

It is not known when the now 33-year-old will graduate from his studies but he confirms that football will always follow him wherever he goes.

Read more on:    kaizer chiefs  |  psl  |  kaizer motaung  |  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
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Free State Stars v SuperSport United, Goble Park 19:30
Mamelodi Sundowns v Maritzburg United, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 19:30
Friday, 15 December 2017
Cape Town City FC v AmaZulu FC, Cape Town Stadium 20:00
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Mamelodi Sundowns v Bloemfontein Celtic, Loftus Versfeld Stadium 15:30
Chippa United v Polokwane City, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 15:30
Free State Stars v Orlando Pirates, Goble Park 18:00
Wits v Platinum Stars, Bidvest Stadium 20:15
Kaizer Chiefs v Ajax Cape Town, Moses Mabhida Stadium 20:15
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

 
 
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

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? 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.