Kaizer Chiefs coach Benni McCarthy

Kaizer Chiefs Directors Kaizer Jr and Bobby Motaung (left). Benni McCarthy at Carrington. Images: @SAfootclassics and Manchester United website.

Benni McCarthy to Chiefs or Pirates? Decision made!

A huge decision has been made on Benni McCarthy’s future amidst recent links to Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates.

Kaizer Chiefs coach Benni McCarthy

Kaizer Chiefs Directors Kaizer Jr and Bobby Motaung (left). Benni McCarthy at Carrington. Images: @SAfootclassics and Manchester United website.

Recently, Benni McCarthy’s name has been linked with Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates. Now, a huge decision has been made.

Benni McCarthy invited an offer from Kaizer Chiefs. Furthermore, his reasoning will have given Orlando Pirates fans hope too.

Especially, with Pirates in the market for a new coach. Therefore, McCarthy could join Pirates too. All of these rumors and reports come amidst uncertainty of his Manchester United future. However, now a huge decision has been made.

Manchester United have decided to keep Erik ten Hag as head coach, according to UK publication, Telegraph.

Now, he has made a huge decision over his wishes for McCarthy’s future. Interestingly, the Manchester United head coach has requested that McCarthy receives a contract extension.

After Manchester United have seemingly decided to continue with Erik ten Hag, the Dutchman has also requested for the club to continue with Benni McCarthy,” the report read on iDiskiTimes.

Meaning, if ten Hag decision is approved, McCarthy could stay on board at United.

OPTIONS A PLENTY FOR PIRATES AND BAFANA BAFANA LEGEND

However, the board and collective hierarchy will decide on McCarthy’s future. In fact, as things stand, his current contract is set to expire at the end of the month (June 30). So, we know what ten Hag wants. However, his future will be decided collectively shortly.

Regardless, McCarthy will not be short of suitors. In fact, he has been linked with a possible move to the MLS. Additionally, he has hinted at the possibility of joining returning to the PSL. Essentially, inviting offers from the Soweto giants. Additionally, Pirates are in the market for an assistant coach and McCarthy wants to make the step up.

Where would you like to see Benni McCarthy? Should he stay at Manchester United or join Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates? Perhaps a move to the USA in the MLS? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!