Chiefs,Pirates injury update ahead of MTN8 derby

Kaizer chiefs were dealt a heavy blow  with players like Eric Mathoho,Dumisani Zuma,Kgotso Moleko and nurkovic nursing injuries. What  makes  matters worse is that they can't sign players. They  can't afford too many injuries or suspension at this moment. 

Kaizer  Chiefs have confirmed that three player are showing signs of promise,as they have started training with the team.


The three  players are not hundred percent fit,therefore they are less likely  to start a match on MTN8 semifanal against pirates on saturday. Gavin hunt said he could be forced to use one or two players on the bench given the magnitude of the match they will be facing.

The three players are Mathoho,Zuma,Moleko. Orlando pirates have  also had thier share fair of headache,as they See also sweating from the fitness level of former Bidvest Wits Star player.

It will be a tricky one for Gavin Hunt as,he could posibly face his former players he coached at Wits. The big  question will this be an advantage to hunt or not.

Hunt said it is like playing a pre-recorded video and triying to figure out your oponents,at the the end of  the day players must take responsibility after you have given them ideas on how to overcome your opponent. 


It is also key for Pirates coach to have his best man available for the most anticipated match against Chiefs.

Monare is also not hundred percent fit but could be used as a substitude on saturday against the soweto giant. Monare has started with his training session  with the bucs. 

Thabang Monare could posibly face his  former  mentor Coach Gavin hunt.Joseph Zinnbauer Orlando Piraten coach could use

Monare as an offensive option on sunday depending on the situation he will be facing on MTN8.The game is scheduled for 15:00 on saturday.

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