Register Login Scores

Mamelodi Sundowns

Pitso: If Pep Guardiola Can Concede 4, Who Am I?

Pitso Mosimane felt a bit embarrassed by conceding four goals against Kaizer Chiefs at the weekend, although admitted that he used the encounter to compare the two sides.

Chiefs fielded their strongest line-up against Mamelodi Sundowns in the Shell Helix Cup on Saturday, winning the encounter 4-2 on the day.

Speaking to the media after the game, Mosimane admitted that during the second half of the encounter he had to bring back the core of his team in order to make sure that his side was not left too embarrassed. 

Read more: Pitso Gives Devastating Manyisa Update

“Not anyone can score four goals against Mamelodi Sundowns, I don’t know if I lost four before, maybe? I don’t remember but it’s okay, it happens to Pep, it happens to Mourinho and other coaches so who am I?” Mosimane said after the game. 

The two sides will meet on October 27, in the Absa Premiership and Mosimane revealed that the Shell Helix Cup clash came in good time in order for him to assess his side compared to Amakhosi, who are top of the league standings.

“For me it was also to check Kaizer Chiefs because they played a very strong team so I need to know where my team is at the moment There’s a lot of negatives from my team, a lot of work - four goals remember, that’s what I know. All I had to do in the second half was bring the integrity back to the club and to make sure that we are Sundowns, so I said okay, this can be embarrassing and I respect the badge, the team and the Shell Helix Cup and I know people watching at home, my family, my son crying – oh how can you concede four? 

“But we can score 16 also remember so we have to get four sometimes. It’s part of the game we move on and meet again in two weeks,” he said.

In the past five seasons, Chiefs and Sundowns have met 11 times competitively, with the Brazilians winning four, drawing four and losing three. 

Earn Airtime & Data With Soccer Laduma’s Social Media App - Download Now 


Rasta's Motaung & Motsepe Painting Leaves Fans In Stitches


Top 5

Official: Wits Announce Third January Signing

5 Jan 18, 2020 10:18 AM in PSL

UEFA Announce 2019 Team Of The Year, Salah Snubbed

8 Jan 15, 2020 02:46 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

The 10 Richest Clubs In The World Revealed

13 Jan 14, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Comforting Message For Makaringe

156 Jan 17, 2020 08:00 AM in Orlando Pirates

The 10 Richest Clubs In The World Revealed

13 Jan 14, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Pitso Criticises Bucs Star For Showboating

253 Jan 15, 2020 10:16 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Professor Slams Pitso!

231 Jan 16, 2020 02:31 PM in PSL

Official: Chiefs Confirm Two January Departures

107 Jan 14, 2020 07:11 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The 10 Highest-Attended Football Matches In 2019

11 Jan 17, 2020 08:00 PM in World News

Castro Joins Chiefs' List Of 2020 Negotiations

25 Jan 17, 2020 07:06 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

28 Nov 24, 2019 07:17 PM in World News

Key Sundowns Man Makes His Return

27 Jan 17, 2020 09:20 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

29 Nov 03, 2019 10:21 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

What Fadlu Told Pitso In Showboating Saga

45 Jan 16, 2020 03:52 PM in Orlando Pirates