Cape Town - SuperSport
United coach Stuart Baxter has backed his side for further improvement
after they booked their passage to the Telkom Knockout final against
Cape Town City.
The former Kaizer Chiefs mentor will look to clinch his maiden Telkom
Knockout trophy after steering SuperSport to victory against Orlando Pirates on Saturday.
Thabo Mnyamane netted the only
goal of the game to take them to a 1-0 victory against the Buccaneers over the
"It’s good, but it could have been great," Baxter told IOL.
"We can play better in certain periods of certain games. I am not 100
percent pleased, but pleased that we dug out a result and got to the
"We’ve done a lot of things in the time we have been together, but we still need to keep going," he added.
SuperSport extended their undefeated run in all competitions to 12
matches and Baxter is adamant that his team can achieve more.
"You can hear Dean (Furman) say we are not finished yet, and he is
right. I will concentrate on that and hopefully it will give me what I
want as well," he added.
The 63-year-old also spoke about the great work that Eric Tinkler has
done at the Mother City based-outfit, suggesting that they can compete
with any team in the country, despite being newly-formed.
"I think Eric (Tinkler) has done a very good job there and taken the
remnants of Black Aces (whose franchise was sold and renamed Cape Town
City) and added a little bit of spice to it.
"They’ve only just started, but right now are playing as good as any team in the country," he concluded.