Cape Town - Chippa
United Chairman Siviwe "Chippa" Mpengesi is pleased with his side's
Premiership performances so far this season.
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Chippa are currently 11th in the Premiership standings, with
upcoming matches against Ajax Cape Town and Polokwane City.
Mpengesi told Vodacom Football: "The main
mandate that is given to the coach is basically just to survive relegation and
anything beyond that point is a plus.
"At this point we are at least looking at drifting away
from the relegation and play-off zone, we are currently fighting for the top
Coach Ernst Middendorp's experience should help the side
going forward as they aim for a respectable finish in the Premiership.
Chippa certainly thinks his coach knows what he is doing,
saying: "That man is experienced, so we're also learning from him and he
knows what to do; we don't tell him what to do.
"Even the players are responding well so it's a matter
of time before we start getting maximum points."