Cape Town - Newly-appointed Orlando Pirates head
coach Josef Zinnbauer has expressed his desire to get the club back to
the top of South African football.
The German tactician is hoping to help the team bounce
back from a poor start to the season - under the stewardship of interim boss Rulani Mokwena - by getting the most out of the
"I like a dominant and passionate style of play and ball possession
is important to me," Zinnbauer said in his first interview as Pirates
"There is a quality with our players and we have to reach the team's full potential with discipline, hard work and dedication."
He added: "I expect everyone at the club to give their best, as I
will give mine. It will not be easy but we will do our best to make
Pirates become great again.
"What I can promise to the Pirates fans, I will work hard with
passion for this great club and now I'm very happy I wear the Orlando
Zinnbauer has previously coached Hamburg in the Bundesliga, before
moving to St. Gallen FC in Switzerland, where he won 19 out of 63
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