Excitement is brewing in the South African footballing community as the country prepares to see what Orlando Pirates will look like under Muhsin Ertugral. The question is, what style will the new Buccaneers employ?
A club like Orlando Pirates presents its own unique challenge, it is not just about winning but also winning for the supporters and this means not just a focus on results, but also style. The supporters want to see the beautiful game being played beautifully.
Following an interview between Muhsin and the Orlando Pirates website, the supporters have taken the opportunity to outline what they expect from the coach.
“Possession football was our style under Tinkler last season and we lost our identity.” – LukzBucz.
“Coach Ertugral observes that: ‘we need to look at Orlando Pirates style of football…’ It is very important and encouraging for the club, players and supporters to hear a coach making such a statement,” – Lucas (Bazooka)
“I can only hope for an entertaining and exciting Pirates team with lots of goals, please Mr. Muhsin don’t kill the Kasi flavour moments.” – Ntsimbi08.
“Make sure we don’t play helicopter football.” – Djdont.
What style of football would you like to see Orlando Pirates playing next season?