Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas says
winning three Premiership matches in a row means nothing and the side must
continue to improve.
Following an uncertain start to the
campaign, Chiefs rebounded with three consecutive victories over Cape Town
City, Free State Stars and AmaZulu.
As such, the Glamour Boys have climbed to
third in the standings and are just one point behind Absa Premiership leaders Orlando
Nonetheless, Solinas has explained that not
having a full pre-season with the side impacted early results, however, he has
since begun to get his philosophy across to the players.
He said: "(In) football (you) need
time to improve and you need a lot of training sessions to fix the mistakes to
"We didn't start well because we
didn't have the pre-season together and we played a lot of games in a short
time and there was not time for training. But that's not an excuse, this is the
"The instrument for improvement is the
training session. If you play, play, play and no training, (there is) not time
to fix the mistake and no time to understand the philosophy.
"But I'm very happy and I always
believe in these guys because I saw the effort, the concentration. The fatigue
they put in the training session. When the team prepares for the game in the
manner that these boys prepare for the game, I'm optimistic because they
prepared for the game very well.
"Concentration in the training
session. We only need the time for understanding the manner to play and also
understand the characteristics of every player.
"Now we need to continue to improve
because the three wins is nothing for Kaizer Chiefs. This is normal for the
club. So, we need to keep the feet on the ground and continue to improve and
"I'm very happy because I can't
complain with anyone. Every player in the training sessions is