Absa Premiership

Chiefs need to dig deeper to fix problems, says Radebe

2019-07-11 12:03
Lucas Radebe (Supplied)

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs legend Lucas Radebe believes it is not only the players that must be held accountable for the failures on the pitch in recent seasons.

Chiefs have not won a trophy since the era of Stuart Baxter from 2012 until 2015 and the supporters endured a largely torrid three seasons with Steve Komphela.

Giovanni Solinas then came and went before Ernst Middendorp lost the Nedbank Cup final to TS Galaxy while earlier finishing in ninth place in the Premiership.

Radebe, who starred for the Glamour Boys from 1989 until 1994, told reporters: "They need to restructure, dig deep where the problem is.

"They have players, but the problem is deeper than that. Until they look at themselves and admit that everyone at some point has to be accountable.

"Everybody has to take responsibility in this great club on why it's failing this much. We and the supporters have huge expectations because we know what they are capable of producing."

Chiefs have made some potentially exciting additions to the squad ahead of 2019/20 with the arrival of the likes of Lazarous Kambole and James Kotei.

This indicates better times could be ahead for Chiefs in the next campaign.

Read more on:    kaizer chiefs  |  psl  |  lucas radebe  |  soccer

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Fixtures
Saturday, 03 August 2019
Mamelodi Sundowns v SuperSport United, Lucas Moripe Stadium 15:00
Chippa United v Stellenbosch, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 15:00
Baroka FC v Cape Town City, Old Peter Mokaba Stadium 15:00
Orlando Pirates v Bloemfontein Celtic, Orlando Stadium 18:00
AmaZulu v Wits, King Zwelithini Stadium 20:15
Sunday, 04 August 2019
Highlands Park v Kaizer Chiefs, Makhulong Stadium 15:00
Golden Arrows v Maritzburg United, Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium 15:00
Black Leopards v Polokwane City, Thohoyandou Stadium 15:00
Tuesday, 06 August 2019
Wits v Baroka FC, Bidvest Stadium 19:30
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

After slow starts to their respective 2018/19 Absa Premiership campaigns, who will finish the season ranked higher?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.