Swallows sack Zeca Marques


KickOff.com can reveal that Swallows FC have parted ways with coach Zeca Marques due to poor performance.

Marques was dismissed after meeting with Swallows management this morning.

The club is yet to announce a new coach even though former Kaizer Chiefs striker Fani Madida has emerged as a strong candidate to take over.

Madida is currently serving as the Dube Birds' technical director.

READ: Marques: People want me to fail

"Zeqa Marques has been fired. The club is set to release a statement very soon," a close source tells KickOff.com.

Swallows boss David Mogashoa confirmed a meeting with Marques this morning but said the club would release a statement later today about his future.

The Dube Birds have suffered three defeats already in the new GladAfrica Championship season and are placed 12th in the standings with four points from five matches.

READ: Swallows sign eight players