Barker's Wits ready to go

Posted: 6 February 2013 Time: 10:07 am

Bidvest Wits coach Clive Barker is relishing the partnership of midfielders Sibusiso Vilakazi and Papy Faty ahead of the resumption of the League.

The Clever Boys will meet Black Leopards in Polokwane next Wednesday and could be sporting a new dimension in the middle of the park to that used by previous coach Antonio Habas.

Barker, who took over in early January, has had a sort of mid-season ‘pre-season' of six weeks due to the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.

His side have been heavily involved in training matches against fellow PSL sides and most notably Afcon qualifiers Morocco.

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Speaking after Monday's training match with SuperSport United, Barker could not reserve his praise for Vilakazi and Burundian international Faty.

"The control in the middle between Vilakazi and Faty has been magnificent. It has become a mixture. I can't believe how good the application has been," the former Bafana Bafana coach said.

"I know people say that practice matches count for nothing. The nicest part has been the sort of control we have had in these practice matches.

"The main thing now is to get the ball over the goal line and get the points when the League re-starts."

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Previous comments on this story...

SDO-WAALIKHOOSI
posted: 10:10 am
ok
The Phefeni Boy
posted: 10:14 am
Sibusiso .The General. Vilakazi....one of the most underrated players in this country...I would like to see this boy at Chiefs donning the No.10 jersey.....I like this boy.
Dj Lumeh (Treble Dj...)
posted: 10:23 am
Next is the chimpanzeez again in the nedbank!
2nd STAR-BOUND-TOLLY
posted: 10:39 am
So the new partnership will test the tin towers in their next match after Leopards since Morgan Goat will be back?
2nd STAR-BOUND-TOLLY
posted: 10:40 am
The Phefeni Boyposted: 10:14 am | Report
Sibusiso .The General. Vilakazi....one of the most underrated players in this country...I would like to see this boy at Chiefs donning the No.10 jersey.....I like this boy.
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Am sure after the Nedbank encounter you will hate him.
8 Years since Zebras won the league
posted: 12:10 pm
CHAMP Tolly

posted: 10:40 am | Report

The Phefeni Boyposted: 10:14 am | Report
Sibusiso .The General. Vilakazi....one of the most underrated players in this country...I would like to see this boy at Chiefs donning the No.10 jersey.....I like this boy.
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Am sure after the Nedbank encounter you will hate him

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Wangiphuca emlonyeni @CHAMP!!!!
alienheart
posted: 12:37 pm
next time
2nd STAR-BOUND-TOLLY
posted: 01:18 pm
8 Years since Zebras won the leagueposted: 12:10 pm | Report
CHAMP Tolly

posted: 10:40 am | Report

The Phefeni Boyposted: 10:14 am | Report
Sibusiso .The General. Vilakazi....one of the most underrated players in this country...I would like to see this boy at Chiefs donning the No.10 jersey.....I like this boy.
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Am sure after the Nedbank encounter you will hate him

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Wangiphuca emlonyeni @CHAMP!!!!
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CHAMP, that's precisely what's going to happen come post match between Tortoise FC and Wits. I wonder they will blame this time since the last time Wits thumped them they cried like newly born babies over the PSL not being considerate of their jet-legged cows. Will they cry over the pitch like their bro Adebayor since it's scheduled for Nelspruit?

Oh, CHAMP, your name says it all. Am sure in this name there's the truth.
The Phefeni Boy
posted: 01:31 pm
CHAMP Tollyposted: 01:18 pm | Report
8 Years since Zebras won the leagueposted: 12:10 pm | Report
CHAMP Tolly

posted: 10:40 am | Report

The Phefeni Boyposted: 10:14 am | Report
Sibusiso .The General. Vilakazi....one of the most underrated players in this country...I would like to see this boy at Chiefs donning the No.10 jersey.....I like this boy.
==================================================
Am sure after the Nedbank encounter you will hate him

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Wangiphuca emlonyeni @CHAMP!!!!
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CHAMP, that's precisely what's going to happen come post match between Tortoise FC and Wits. I wonder they will blame this time since the last time Wits thumped them they cried like newly born babies over the PSL not being considerate of their jet-legged cows. Will they cry over the pitch like their bro Adebayor since it's scheduled for Nelspruit?

Oh, CHAMP, your name says it all. Am sure in this name there's the truth.
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Wits has beaten Chiefs in Mbombela.......They are still not going to beat us this time around......We are not Orlando Pirates Thina and they know.
2nd STAR-BOUND-TOLLY
posted: 03:16 pm
The Phefeni Boyposted: 01:31 pm | Report
CHAMP Tollyposted: 01:18 pm | Report
8 Years since Zebras won the leagueposted: 12:10 pm | Report
CHAMP Tolly

posted: 10:40 am | Report

The Phefeni Boyposted: 10:14 am | Report
Sibusiso .The General. Vilakazi....one of the most underrated players in this country...I would like to see this boy at Chiefs donning the No.10 jersey.....I like this boy.
==================================================
Am sure after the Nedbank encounter you will hate him

===================================================

Wangiphuca emlonyeni @CHAMP!!!!
===================================================
CHAMP, that's precisely what's going to happen come post match between Tortoise FC and Wits. I wonder they will blame this time since the last time Wits thumped them they cried like newly born babies over the PSL not being considerate of their jet-legged cows. Will they cry over the pitch like their bro Adebayor since it's scheduled for Nelspruit?

Oh, CHAMP, your name says it all. Am sure in this name there's the truth.
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Wits has beaten Chiefs in Mbombela.......They are still not going to beat us this time around......We are not Orlando Pirates Thina and they know.
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Signs of panic and fear. What exactly are you saying here, khosikazi?
$ra
posted: 04:12 pm
@Phefeni boy we all know what happens to players wearing kaizer chiefs jersey no# 10 e.g Nkambul,Khungwane,Yende jst to mention a few, they were all bench warmers
The Phefeni Boy
posted: 07:17 pm
Wits has NEVER beaten Chiefs in Mbombela.......They are still not going to beat us this time around......We are not Orlando Pirates Thina and they know. 
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