SPORTS DAY: Spanish pick is a downer for Pitso

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SPORTS DAY: Spanish pick is a downer for Pitso

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Sundowns title favourites amid uncertainty

The 2019/20 Absa Premiership season kicks off on Saturday with Sundowns the favourites to complete a hat-trick despite uncertainty over the future of multiple title-winning coach Pitso Mosimane. He is reportedly upset that the 2016 CAF Champions League trophy-holders want to hire an unnamed Spanish technical director, threatening the independence of the four-time Premiership-winning coach. Media speculation includes Mosimane eyeing a return to the national coach position should England-born Stuart Baxter resign this week amid sustained media and public criticism of him...

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