Absa Premiership

Mphela: Stop the violence

2015-04-21 08:33
Katlego Mphela (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs striker Katlego Mphela has opened up about the Xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals in South Africa.

Read: Chiefs a win away from PSL crown

“We must stop the violence against the foreigners in South Africa,” said Mphela on the clubs website.

The striker stressed that Amakhosi have various foreigners in their squad, like Willard Katsande, Ivan Bukenya, Matthew Rusike and Ovidy Karuru.

“I don’t see them as foreigners. They are my friends.”

The 30-year-old added: “We must stick together as Africans. It’s time to stop fighting our own brothers and sisters.”

Meanwhile, Chiefs have been preparing for their all important PSL encounter against Polokwane City.

A victory at FNB Stadium will ensure the Naturena club are champions of the Absa Premiership.

Kick-off is at 19:30 on Wednesday, April 22.

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