Johannesburg - Kaizer Chiefs striker Bernard Parker was thrilled to be part of
the PSL title winning team this season after he helped lift the trophy
on Saturday afternoon.
According to the Football411 website, the Bafana Bafana striker fired home 12 goals in the Premiership
this term to lead Amakhosi to their first league crown in eight years,
with the side being presented South Africa's most coveted piece of
silverware this weekend.
"I came to Kaizer Chiefs to win trophies and they do not come
better than winning the league championship," Parker told his club's
GALLERY: Kaizer Chiefs win the title
"I grew up supporting the club and to win the championship is incredible for me.
Parker had led the PSL goal-scoring charts for much of the
campaign, but was unable to finish with the golden boot honour as Moroka
Swallows striker Katlego Mashego's 13 goals earned him the Lesley
Parker, though, was not too concerned about the individual gong,
and praised his Dube Birds counterpart for the achievement, saying: "I
always put the team first and again credit to everyone in the team for
such an achievement.
"We all worked hard for this and now we need to make sure that we continue reclaiming more glory."
He added: "I congratulate Katlego (Mashego) for winning the award."
Chiefs will have the chance to cap off a superb season with even
more silverware when they take on SuperSport United in the Nedbank Cup
final on Saturday, with the sides having recently met in a 1-1 draw on
the penultimate day of the league season.
"It is important to close the season on a high after not getting
the results we wanted in the past couple of games," Parker continued.
"SuperSport United showed the other day that they can be
dangerous and we will need to be at our best to take the trophy to