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There are few things sweeter than a Man of the Match award against your former club. Photo: @AmaZuluFootball / Twitter.

Arthur Zwane heaps praise on George Maluleka

Kaizer Chiefs coach Arthur Zwane has spoken highly of AmaZulu’s George Maluleka following his performance in the MTN8 semi-final second leg.

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There are few things sweeter than a Man of the Match award against your former club. Photo: @AmaZuluFootball / Twitter.

Kaizer Chiefs head coach Arthur Zwane has spoken highly of AmaZulu’s George Maluleka following his performance in the MTN8 semi-final second leg.

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‘Mido’ won the man of the match award after his impressive performance against his former team Amakhosi, helping his side to reach the final after knocking out the Glamour Boys.

When asked about Maluleka’s performance by the media, Zwane lauded the 33-year-old for his qualities.

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ZWANE PRAISES MALULEKA

“I think he did well, it’s good for George,” Zwane said in his press conference.

“We know he’s a quality player. He is used his experience. He helped AmaZulu go to the final with his performance today, so there is no doubt, well done to George.”

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Kaizer Chiefs head coach Arthur Zwane
Kaizer Chiefs head coach Arthur Zwane – Photo: Kaizer Chiefs website

In other news, Maluleka says it was a pleasure to rub shoulders with his former Kaizer Chiefs team-mates in the MTN8 semi-final second leg.

‘Mido’ says he’s got “so much love” for the Glamour Boys whom he left in 2020 to join Mamelodi Sundowns.

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“I’d like to thank the supporters, AmaZulu faithful, the coaching staff, the players, my colleagues, I think we fully deserved the win,” he told SuperSport TV as quoted by Soccer Laduma.

“I think from the first leg as well, again today a game of two halves but fully deserved.

“It was very important that we stick to the game plan and we did, we kept a clean sheet, something that we’re struggling to do but we were able to do that today and we’re through to the final.

“It’s always a great pleasure to rub shoulders with the guys again, my former team, I’ve got so much love for team, the history.

“The chairman also 78 (birthday), so it’s rich history, I’ve got so much love for the team, lot of respect, no love lost.”

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