Cape Town - Maritzburg United coach Steve Komphela admits
his side's woeful winless run is cause for concern, but believes worrying about
their form won't help anyone.
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The Team of Choice played out a goalless draw against Free
State Stars on Saturday, meaning they have now failed to win any of their last
eight matches in all competitions.
That run has seen United drop to ninth in the top-flight
standings, just six points clear of the relegation zone, while it also ended
their Nedbank Cup adventure after they went down to Mpumalanga Black Aces in
the last 32 in February.
Komphela, though, is refusing to dwell on their results, preferring
instead to put his focus into next weekend's Premiership trip to University of
"If you worry, what is going to help you? Worry is no
solution in any predicament," said Komphela.
"Of course it is a concern but what is important, are you
creating chances? Do you see some light at the end of the tunnel?
"Yes, we do, and by our standards, based on what we did
in the first 10 matches, we shouldn't [worry] - this is how it is; just deal