"When the French won the world cup in 1998 it was a result of long term plan and talent identification. The Japanese have been progressing since 2002 world cup and their sending out decent players into the big leagues. The Spainards have dominated…"
"Until Chiefs ,Pirates and Dunusa Start re engeneering their development then kusekude.Cant wait to see this overall plan that Stuart Baxter talks about. , Pirates need to get a proper Dev set up ASAP, I say pump atleast R3,5m into Development. from…"
"Most European teams/clubs are very patriotic. Each club always tries to limit the number of foreigners and develop homegrown talent. This provides a large pool from which the national team can be selected. We see this with the Spanish, Italians,…"
"South Africa will never learn, so long as we have idiots at the helm of SAFA, football needs a new breed of leadership, this rhetoric about "we have worked for long for this game" should be treated with contempt that it deserves. football…"
The recent progression of the German teams have woken many people to the Bundesliga and it's lure. Of late every man, his neighbour and their dogs have suddenly become experts of Deutsch football. Those that were swearing by the spanish tiki taka have suddenly changed their tune to the German precision.I personally say the Germans are favourates to lift the coverted Copa de Mundo in Rio next winter (or summer if you are in Europe).Roll back the years to 2001 and one unfortunate evening in…See More
"cover, not first choice.
We will need experience during that safari. Lucky is the natural reserve for Willy but we do need back up in all positions. Katsande will miss a game or 2 due to suspensions and Lucky will start with no cover on the bench"