Bartlett and Middendorp in the same bus

By Ramotswedi Rammutla, 10 September 2020.

Mahikeng: Kazier Chief’s Football Club has added Shaun Bartlett to the bus leaving Naturena as the team bids farewell to their coaching staff. The team announced this decision just a day after the Soweto giants sacked head coach Ernst Middendorp. Chiefs said club Chairman KaizerMotaung‚ the Amakhosi’s board of directors and management agreed to an early termination of Bartlett’s contract.

“We would like to once again thank both gentlemen for their service to Kaizer Chiefs over the last 21 months,” Motaung said in a statement.

“We wish Shaun Bartlett all the best in his future endeavors.”

The former Bafana Bafana striker was appointed on a two-and-a-half year deal alongside Middendorp in December 2018. But losing out on the Absa premiership title despite the team doing well for a good part of the season was the last straw for Chiefs’ management.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: