The former Lesotho worldwide has supplied an damage replace with 2019/20 marketing campaign set to renew quickly
New Chippa United head coach Lehlohonolo Seema has expressed pleasure on the dedication of the gamers as they appear to keep away from relegation from the PSL.
The Lesotho-born tactician surprisingly joined the Chilli Boys final month after dumping PSL high eight hopefuls Bloemfontein Celtic.
Seema had additionally guided Phunya Sele Sele to this season’s Nedbank Cup semi-finals the place they are going to face Baroka FC on August 8.
The 40-year-old has now been tasked with guaranteeing that Chippa retain their standing within the elite league and he defined that he’s pleased with a change of surroundings on the Port Elizabeth-based aspect.
“It’s a group [team] that is willing to work and that is the first positive thing. We need to work hard as a group,” Seema mentioned on Daily Sun.
“We don’t have anyone that thinks he stands out more than other players. So, it’s a good group of players and we can work hard and ensure we do well for the club.”
Seema is the Chilli Boys’ fourth head coach this season after the membership fired Clinton Larsen and Norman Mapeza, earlier than parting methods with Rhulani Mokwena on the finish of June 2020.
Chippa are positioned 12th on the league standings – three factors above the relegation zone and Seema is hopeful that his aspect will get constructive outcomes when their league marketing campaign resumes later this month.
“The guys are prepared to study what we’re implementing, The confidence is there,” Seema, who’s a retired central defender, continued.
“As it’s mentioned, when a brand new coach is appointed, each participant breaths some recent air and needs to indicate the coach what they’re able to. They are responding very properly. Hopefully, we are going to get the outcomes that we wish.”
Seema revealed that he’s having fun with working along with his assistant Mbuyiselo Sambu, who has served because the membership’s caretaker coach previously.
“I’ve been welcomed with open arms. Sambu and I are working properly,” the previous Orlando Pirates captain added.
“I know him well as we did some courses together and we played at the same time. It’s easy for us to work together.”
The Chilli Boys are set to tackle Cape Town City in a league conflict at Orlando Stadium on August 14 and so they may very well be with out skilled winger William Twala, who’s presently nursing an damage.
“Other than that, it’s a clean bill of health,” Seema concluded.
Twala was one in all Chippa’s high performers earlier than the season was suspended as a result of coronavirus pandemic in March.
The former Kaizer Chiefs participant has netted 4 targets in 21 appearances within the league this time period.