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The worst Kaizer Chiefs coaches of the modern era

Molefi Ntseki didn’t cover himself in glory as Kaizer Chiefs manager. However, two managers in the PSL era did even worse.

Ntseki Kaizer Chiefs

Molefi Ntseki won just 33% of his league matches as the Kaizer Chiefs boss. However, there are three coaches with a worse win ratio than the former Bafana Bafana boss in the PSL era.

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Molefi Ntseki won 3/9 league encounters at the helm, a modest win ratio of 33% according to OptaJabu. Kosta Papic and Giovanni Solinas fared even worse with identical win ratios of 29% in DStv Premiership encounters. Surprisingly, the man with the worst record of all is Gavin Hunt who won just 21% of his league matches as Amakhosi boss. One obvious proviso here is that Hunt was in charge for eight months, while Papic was at the club for just three months, Solinas four. Ntseki was at the helm for just 114 days.

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Saturday will see the 177th meeting between Kaizer Chiefs and their Soweto neighbours Orlando Pirates at the FNB Stadium. Photo: Samuel Shivambu – BackpagePix


Molefi Ntseki lost four of the last five Chiefs matches he presided over, most recently their Carling Knockout defeat to AmaZulu. New interim boss Cavin Johnson has presided over five matches, all in the league, losing twice and winning against Cape Town Spurs, Swallows and Polokwane. As things stand, he boasts an impressive 60% win ratio.

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Kaizer Chiefs coach Cavin Johnson inspires Bruce Bvuma. Image Source: (@KaizerChiefs/Twitter)

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