Zwane denies Mosimane's claims

Posted: 12 April 2018 Time: 19:30

Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Themba Zwane has denied that he has told coach Pitso Mosimane that there is an undisclosed coach trying to lure him away from the club.

After the 2-1 victory over Baroka FC on Sunday, Mosimane said there is a coach from a big club calling Zwane in an effort to get the player’s signature.

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Mosimane made it clear that the coach he is speaking about is not Kaizer Chiefs’ Steve Komphela. Rumours are that the coach could be Pirates assistant Rhulani Mokwena.


Mosimane said: “There’s a coach of a big club busy calling Themba Zwane, I won’t say who it is but it’s not Steve.

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“If I did the same there would be complaints. The coach is from one of the biggest teams and Themba says he’s calling and calling. I know the coach, he’s very close to me but I will protect him.”

Zwane, however, says he does not remember having a conversation with Mosimane about this.

“You know to be honest I don't remember saying that to him [Mosimane],” Zwane told the media at the club’s headquarters in Chloorkop today.

“I don't know what it is happening, I don't know what is going on.”

Asked if there is a coach who has been calling him, Zwane said: “No”.

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Article by: Rofhiwa Lihaiwa

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