Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs star forward Khama Billiat admits that Amakhosi
feel the pressure of being at the top of the Absa Premiership table.
Chiefs are closing in on the Q-Innovation R1.5 million prize
and the last time they won the quarterly award they won the league under Stuart
Baxter in 2014/2015.
But being at the summit is something that Billiat has said
is 'stressful' due to the high expectation that comes with playing for the
"It's stressful because now we have to stay there, so it
requires a lot of hard work, mental strength and to be professional as much as
we can," said the 29-year-old.
"We also have to try and win as many games as we can."
But the Zimbabwean denied they would rather be part of the
chasing pack: "What? Of course, we prefer to be on top. We want to be on top
and challenge ourselves to stay there until the season ends."
Chiefs face defending champions Sundowns in their next
league fixture on Sunday, October 27.
However, the Soweto giants travel to the Mother City this
weekend for a Telkom Knockout clash against Cape Town City.
Kick-off is on Saturday at 15:00.
- TeamTalk Media