Cape Town - SuperSport United coach Kaitano Tembo has
praised Kaizer Chiefs for what they have achieved as a club over the last 50
Tembo's charges pulled off a 2-1 victory over the Absa
Premiership leaders on Saturday, causing their advantage to be cut down to four
Chiefs will allow fans to enter the FNB Stadium for free on
Wednesday when they host Highlands Park in a league clash as part of their 50th
birthday celebrations and Tembo says they deserve to celebrate building such an
"Chiefs are trendsetters," Tembo said, according
to IOL. "That's why they've got a huge following. Everyone wants to be
associated with their brand.
"They are a big team. They have worked on and off the
field to be where they are at the moment.
"Credit should be given to the chairman, Mr (Kaizer)
Motaung. He's really worked hard for the club to be where they are at the
"Look at the support today; when we play against Chiefs everyone looks
forward to that game. Even us, it raises the bar, from our players as well.
"That tells you the kind of club they are. They are a
huge club. I knew them when I was still playing in Zimbabwe. Sometimes without
even watching them, you can hear the noise that there is Kaizer Chiefs."
Kick-off is at 19:30 on Wednesday.