Amakhosi legend lands NFD job

Premiership can confirm that former Kaizer Chiefs striker Fani Madida has taken over the coaching reins at Swallows FC.

Madida has stepped into the hotseat following the departure of coach Zeca Marques on Heritage Day.

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Marques was fired due to the poor performance displayed by the Dube Birds since the start of the new season.

Swallows boss David Mogashoa has confirmed technical director Madida as the man now in charge of the team.

"Yes, Fani Madida is the coach but only on a caretaker basis," Mogashoa tells

Swallows have only collected four points from five games so far this season and are languishing in position 12 on the GladAfrica Championship log. 

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