Register Login Scores

Varsity Football

Salie: A Lot Of Tears Were Shed

UWC head coach Salie Adams said their semifinal victory of Wits on Thursday brought tears to the eyes of many who are close to the university.
The Cape side will have a home final against TUT in two weeks’ time and it is the first time they have reached the showpiece event in Varsity Football.
"It is exciting for the institution and it is exciting for the players as well," said Adams.
"A lot of tears were shed by people close to UWC. We are in the final and our team has brought pride to the university."
While they might have achieved their goal of reaching the final, UWC were less than impressive against Wits with Adams criticising some of his players for being too individualistic.
"Some of our players like Thulani Mkosi and Tapelo Sixishe look good on the field, but they have not been effective.
"What they do on the field is maybe what the game needs, but it is not what the team needs. The team needs quality passes, shots at goal and good combinations with your teammates.
"We have seen this type of thing in both semifinals. The players for UP-Tuks and TUT looked good, but their final passes were pathetic as well," Adams added.
Many coaches would rather want in important knock-out game settled in normal time than the dreaded penalty shoot-out, however, Adams said it was something they prepared for.
"We practised penalties in the week leading up to the semifinal. It sounds negative, but it is something you have to do," he said.
UWC will meet TUT in the final on Thursday, September 24 at the UWC Sports Stadium in Bellville, Cape Town.


Find Out Who The Top 10 Goalkeepers In FIFA 16 Are


Top 5

One Of Chiefs’ Eight Most Valuable Superstars To Depart

16 Apr 01, 2020 03:10 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Mourinho Names Best XI He's Coached, No Space For Benni

29 Mar 30, 2020 07:32 PM in English Premier League

The Highest-Paid Footballers In The World Today

9 Mar 29, 2020 07:16 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

How Ex-Chiefs Striker Is Keeping In South America

17 Mar 31, 2020 08:06 AM in Players Abroad

Check Out How Khune Went From Nissan To AMG

8 Mar 30, 2020 11:51 AM in Stars & Their Cars

A Closer Look At Mahlangu’s Embalenhle Palace

8 Apr 01, 2020 11:15 AM in Ballers Cribs & Travels

10 Images Of Ronaldinho's Extravagant Car Collection Over The Years

6 Mar 30, 2020 06:00 PM in Stars & Their Cars

Mourinho Names Best XI He's Coached, No Space For Benni

29 Mar 30, 2020 07:32 PM in English Premier League

PSL Star In Hot Water With SANDF!

56 Mar 30, 2020 10:20 AM in PSL

Kapinga To Downs – A Good Thing For His Career

8 Mar 30, 2020 12:05 PM in Siyagobhoza

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

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

Big Escape…PSL Star Off The Hook?

6 Mar 30, 2020 08:36 PM in PSL

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

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

Major Concern As Some Will Be Too Old

3 Mar 30, 2020 02:04 PM in PSL