Register Login Scores

PSL

Promising Chiefs Youngster On Rise?

Kaizer Chiefs development sides appear to be going strong in the Safa Soweto Regional League in which the club’s junior teams play. Chiefs’ official website is reporting that the club’s U17 team recently thrashed Silver Stars of Krugersdorp 13-0.

Read: Chiefs’ Young Guns Going Strong

The double-figure whitewash was played last Sunday, 6 October, at the Nike Centre in Pimville.
The win against Stars means Chiefs’ U17 side now have an unassailable lead at the top of the standings.This was after nearest rivals Senaoane Gunners FC dropped points against Midas FC in a separate league encounter.

Young striking ace, Brendan Konki, scored six of the goals to take his tally to an impressive 34 for the season. 

The Siya crew did a little digging to find out more about Chiefs' promising teenager. The crew can confirm that the young hit-man has more than six hatricks and four braces and he’s the top goalscorer in the league.

Recently he was promoted and will play for Chiefs' U19 side in the Castle League. Prior to joining Chiefs he played for Wits' juniors for four years and was their top goalscorer as well.

Konki could be someone for Chiefs fans to look out for in years to come.

U17 Coach Arthur Zwane is said to be brimming with confidence ahead of his side’s next clash against Sporting Football Club. The game is scheduled to be played at the Nike Centre in Pimville on Sunday, 13 October. The match begins at 10h00.

The success of the club’s junior teams appears to be a big boost for Chiefs' youth development strategy, which has partly been put in place by coach Stuart Baxter.

Read: Should Chiefs Extend Baxter’s Deal?

By David Minchella
Follow David on Twitter: @DavidLaduma

 

nextarticle

Goal Willian - Chelsea vs. Norwich

116 comments

Top 5

Chiefs Provide Details Of Billiat’s Progress

40 Jan 27, 2020 09:31 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

UEFA Announce 2019 Team Of The Year, Salah Snubbed

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

Touchdown – Lebese’s USA Adventure Begins

14 Jan 27, 2020 10:02 AM in Players Abroad

The 10 Richest Clubs In The World Revealed

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

Watch: The Two Goals That Sealed A Point For Sundowns

39 Jan 27, 2020 10:46 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Bold New R4m Bentley For Bafana Star

6 Jan 24, 2020 11:00 AM in Show Me The Money

Mogaila And 4 Others Linked With A Move To Chiefs?

27 Jan 25, 2020 03:15 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

'Jurgen Klopp Is A Disgrace'

27 Jan 27, 2020 09:01 PM in FA Cup

10 Images From Chiefs' Win That You May Have Not Seen

1 Jan 26, 2020 06:29 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Chiefs Defender Opens Up On Title Chances   

7 Jan 27, 2020 03:10 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

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

Another Pirates Departure Expected?  

24 Jan 27, 2020 02:24 PM in Orlando Pirates

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

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

Done Deal: SA Striker Completes Move To Asia

2 Jan 27, 2020 11:32 AM in PSL