Official: Seema handed Chippa deal

Premiership

Chippa United have confirmed the appointment of former Orlando Pirates captain Lehlohonolo Seema as the club's new head coach.

As revealed by KickOff.com, Chippa have now confirmed that Seema has joined the club with immediate effect after penning a three-year deal.

"Chippa United FC hereby confirms that the team has with immediate effect appointed Lehlohonolo Simon Seema as its head coach on a three-year contract," read a club statement.

"Coach Seema joins the Chilli Boys from Bloemfontein Celtic, where he put in notable performances and his abilities as a coach at the highest level were evident.

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"Chairman of the club, Mr. Siviwe Mpengesi, expressed his support for Coach Seema and expressed his confidence in a winning combination between the coach and the ambitions of Chippa United FC during his tenure."

The Port Elizabeth-based club parted ways with Rhulani Mokwena last month following the expiry of his loan deal from Pirates.

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