Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena on why margins for errors must be less against Gavin Hunt’s men. Image Source: (@MamelodiSundowns/Twitter)

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena on why margins for errors must be less against Gavin Hunt’s men. Image Source: (@MamelodiSundowns/Twitter)

Mokwena: Margins for error less against SuperSport

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena says margins for error must be less against SuperSport United on Wednesday night.

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena on why margins for errors must be less against Gavin Hunt’s men. Image Source: (@MamelodiSundowns/Twitter)

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena on why margins for errors must be less against Gavin Hunt’s men. Image Source: (@MamelodiSundowns/Twitter)

Rulani Mokwena says margins for error will be less when facing a team like SuperSport United as Mamelodi Sundowns will meet on Wednesday night.

Mokwena also says admiration for SuperSport coach Gavin Hunt will be paused when two coaches meet in the DStv Premiership at Lucas Moripe Stadium.

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The two Tshwane giants are separated by one point on the log table, even though Matsatsantsa have four games in hand.

MOKWENA ON WHY MARGINS FOR ERRORS WILL BE LESS VS. SUPERSPORT

While the two sides are setting sights on the top spot to topple Eric Tinkler’s Cape Town City, Mokwena remains wary of making errors against the seasoned Hunt.

“I think it’s the same for all the other coaches, our our work is dependent on winning,” Mokwena said when asked about their relationship with Hunt.

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Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena on why margins for errors must be less against Gavin Hunt’s men. Image Source: (@MamelodiSundowns/Twitter)
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena on why margins for errors must be less against Gavin Hunt’s men. Image Source: (@MamelodiSundowns/Twitter)

“My job is I have to win football games, I can’t be sentimental. And to stay in my job I have to make sure that I produce the results.

“Modern society, and maybe even society in general from way back, has always been about efficiency and productivity, it’s getting worse now.

“And that’s why the margins for error are less and less and less as we go with.

“With AI, I keep speaking about it, and the only reason it’s heightening and it’s become more relevant in modern societies is because when you introduce that type of space, you minimise the level of the margins of mistakes.

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“And that’s where everyone is in the big companies, big clubs, big jobs, everything is about productivity efficiency, and not about emotions.”

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The two coaches are serial winners and there’s no doubt the eagerly anticipated match will produce fireworks.

Mokwena also touches on his admiration for the former Bidvest Wits mentor, saying he is a decorated manager.

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“But of course, as you rightfully say, he’s a coach that even as a young, young, young football player growing up in Soweto, he was already coaching Seven Stars, and I’ve watched his career, he’s won so many trophies,” he adds.

“And he remains an inspiration, he’s a he’s a very nice guy, good human being and that helps to be a good coach and he’s someone I’ve got huge admiration for.

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“But for sure for 90 minutes that disappears and we go full throttle and try to get through the points.”

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