Register Login Scores

Fan Park

Why Parker Will Be The Man To Silence Pirates

Bernard Parker may be on a bit of goal scoring drought lately but there is hope that this could all come to an end when he faces Pirates in the Soweto derby tomorrow. It’s time to break those Soweto bones!!

Here is why Parker will be the man that will silence our noisy neighbours!

Pirates Is One Of His Favourite Targets
Parker is not called ‘Hond’ for no reason. He knows how to sniff around the box for goals and he has scored an impressive three goals in his Soweto derby encounters. Outside of that, he has also raked in three assists, leaving him with a scoring and assist ratio of one every second game. 

Parker Versus Majoro
Majoro may have served Chiefs well in the derby, but this will be Chiefs’ home fixture and the crowd will not make him feel at home. He left the club, and ever since his move to Parktown, he has failed to find the back of the net in a derby for Pirates. 

Better Ball Feeders
There is simply no contest when it comes to Chiefs and Pirates’ midfield. The Amakhosi win hands down in this department. With the likes of Reneilwe Letsholonyane, Siphiwe Tshabalala (who is the derby’s highest scorer in recent times), George Lebese and George Maluleka, as well as Willard Katsande, we have better men in charge of providing assists for Parker than what Pirates have for Mojoro or Kermit Erasmus.

Big Match Temperament
If anyone knows how to come to the party it is Parker. He has often slipped off the radar, but when it comes to the crunch matches, he has always risen to the occasion. This will certainly be a winning factor for Chiefs tomorrow. 

Khosi fans, do you agree with this sentiment? Will Parker be the man that will shoot down Pirates?


Top 5

Breaking: CAS Release Chiefs FIFA Ban Verdict

73 Oct 27, 2020 06:10 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Messi Sends Message To Ronaldo

15 Oct 25, 2020 08:30 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Chiefs Issue Crucial Availability Update Ahead Of Chippa

28 Oct 27, 2020 02:19 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

25 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Messi Sends Message To Ronaldo

15 Oct 25, 2020 08:30 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Pitso's Al Ahly Advance To Champions League Final

101 Oct 23, 2020 11:02 PM in Players Abroad

How Mosimane Helped Al Ahly Break Sundowns' Record

53 Oct 26, 2020 08:14 AM in Players Abroad

Swallows To Edge Chiefs In Race For Downs Star?

41 Oct 23, 2020 10:36 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Hachi Signs Deal To Complete Mzansi Return

7 Oct 26, 2020 01:50 PM in PSL

The World's 10 Highest-Paid Football Stars Today

3 Sep 14, 2020 08:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch