Whispers in local football circles are that Black Leopards boss David Thidiela’s fate has been decided and it is speculated that he will be slapped with a life ban from football.
I’ve lost count of how many times I have read and heard of former football stars becoming hobos.
The recent verbal attack on a referee in South Africa by a respected club owner/chairperson sent shock waves through the footballing and wider community.
Although South Africa will go toe-to-toe with Egypt as the only two nations bidding to host next year’s Afcon finals, government still wants full details of what it would be committing to if it backed Safa in this exercise.
His 73 race wins and 134 podiums have him secondon the list, so he still has to prove he is the No 1 champion.