Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas insists
that the club must return to winning ways ahead of their Absa Premiership clash
with Black Leopards at FNB Stadium.
Chiefs come into the contest having beaten SuperSport United
1-0 in a Telkom Knockout quarter-final last weekend, however, have not won in
the league since the end of September against AmaZulu.
It could be a tough contest for the Glamour Boys as they
needed penalties to overcome Leopards the last time they met in a TKO
Round-of-16 clash on 21 October.
Solinas' charges are in seventh position with 14 points from
11 matches and trail leaders Orlando Pirates by eight points in the race for
As such, the Italian insists that beating Lidoda Duvha is
critical. He told reporters: "We need to focus on this next game [against
Black Leopards], we had no time to recover [after Sunday's game against
"But the position of Kaizer Chiefs is not good, so we
need to win this game because we need to improve our position on the log. We
are Kaizer Chiefs, we play to win."
Wednesday night's action is set to get underway from 19:30