Register Login Live

Supporters Club

Ajax Fan: I Feel Sorry For Mpumalanga Supporters

With Mpumalanga Black Aces set to move to the Mother City after former Ajax Cape Town boss John Comitis bought over AmaZayoni, there has been much speculation as to how the team will be received by Capetonians.

Speaking on behalf of the Ajax Cape Town faithful, supporter Gladys Gailey welcomed the team with opened arms.

"You know, at first I was upset because I thought John (Comitis) was coming back to Ajax!" she said.

"He is a great man and the Aces team have gained a well-experienced owner."

With the move to Cape Town confirmed, it has left a lump in the throat of supporters back in Mpumalanga, and the province has now officially lost a formidable local club.

"I feel sorry for their supporters as they have always been faithful to the team," Gladys added.

"It's going to be hard for them to attend the games as they now will have to travel to the Cape for home fixtures."

As the club now looks ahead to a new life in the Cape, they will be seeking to win over the hearts of the fans.

"They will definitely get support here," Gladys continued.

"Now Ajax Cape Town have competition and we look forward to it."

As the off-season continues, it will be interesting to see the new developments that will take place with Comitis' new club.

What do you think Mpumalanga Black Aces should be called now that the club has moved to Cape Town?


Top 5

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

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

Nedbank Cup Last 32 Fixtures Revealed

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

Beckham Fires Coach, Wants Former Man Utd Teammate

2 Jan 08, 2021 11:23 AM in World News

Chiefs' Plans To Catch Downs

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

Official: Man Utd Confirm Second January Exit

1 Jan 13, 2021 05:37 PM in English Premier League

Messi Named World’s Greatest Playmaker Of The Decade, CR7 Not In Top 10

23 Jan 12, 2021 01:36 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

‘Chiefs Genius’ Headlines Rama’s Dream Team

28 Jan 15, 2021 02:44 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Official: 10 More Confirmed January Transfers

2 Jan 15, 2021 08:15 PM in International Transfers

Nedbank Cup Last 32 Fixtures Revealed

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

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