Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs and SuperSport United were the winners at the
Absa Premiership monthly awards ceremony held in Johannesburg on
Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp was named the Coach of the Month for
August, after guiding his side to an unbeaten start to the Absa
Premiership standings with three wins and a draw.
The award was Middendorp's first at the club since his return to
Naturena, which attests to the remarkable return to form following the
disappointing end to the previous campaign.
SuperSport forward Bradley Grobler was named August's Best Player,
having scored four goals in the opening month of the South African
The award also served as recognition for Grobler's impact this season after he struggled with various injuries in recent times.