Register Login Scores

Mamelodi Sundowns

Pitso Confirms Al Ahly Appointment Date

Former Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has confirmed his appointment date at his new club in Egypt.

In a video posted on his Twitter account, the 56-year-old reveals that the start date at his next destination, understood to be Al Ahly, will be on Friday.

Read: Rulani Staying At Sundowns

Mosimane said: “It is with pride and gratitude that I can announce I have accepted an offer to join an international side with effect from the 2nd of October, 2020. This said club extended an offer to join their illustrious team with the desire that I lead them in the quest for more titles – and I am honoured.”

The four times championship winning mentor confirmed his resignation from Sundowns, after nearly eight years at the helm, on Wednesday afternoon.

Siya sources have indicated that he is set to fly out to Cairo on Thursday afternoon and then be unveiled as Al Ahly coach, a day after the club confirms its decision on his predecessor, Swiss born mentor, Rene Weiler.

“Although it is difficult to let go, especially because I had more plans for Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club, the universe has just offered me a new challenge. After almost eight years at Sundowns, and 11 trophies achieved, I need a new challenge that will push me out of my comfort zone and Sundown can use a new and fresh perspective,” he said.

“While I had four years left in my current contract. This offer is a huge opportunity for me that would not have come had I not had the privilege of being part of the Sundown team that won the CAF Champions League.”   

Story by @superjourno

Have a look at how Downs coaches before Pitso performed! 





Pirates Return Confirmed For Defender As Arrows Release 4 Play...

Another Pirates Signing Picks Number 10 As Favourite Position


Top 5

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

19 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Nedbank Cup Last 32 Fixtures Revealed

128 Jan 14, 2021 06:28 PM in Nedbank Cup

Chiefs' Plans To Catch Downs

146 Jan 08, 2021 07:05 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Confirmed: Serero Lands New Contract

12 Jan 18, 2021 10:10 AM in Players Abroad

Hunt Selects Chiefs' Man Of The Match, Snubs Nurkovic

41 Jan 19, 2021 07:45 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Revealed: Serero Amongst 10 Highest Valued SA Players

3 Jan 19, 2021 11:45 AM in Players Abroad

Transfer Update: Salah

1 Jan 19, 2021 12:42 PM in English Premier League

Young Guns Sends Chiefs Into Top Eight

248 Jan 16, 2021 06:54 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

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

Chiefs Explain Unpleasant Trip To Angola

56 Jan 07, 2021 09:14 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

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

Festival & Co Lauded As Unbeaten Swallows Prepare For Bucs

6 Jan 07, 2021 03:12 PM in Orlando Pirates