Give the Bafana Bafana coaching job to Benni, says Pienaar

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Give the Bafana Bafana coaching job to Benni, says Pienaar

Ex-SA skipper Steven Pienaar believes Benni McCarthy has the respect and stature to make a success of the Bafana job

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Former Bafana Bafana captain Steven Pienaar says Benni McCarthy has the stature to take over the national team head coaching job‚ has shown enough potential in his coaching career and would command the respect of the players.

AmaZulu coach McCarthy has been heavily linked to the national post vacated when Molefi Ntseki was released by the SA Football Association (Safa) on March 31.

Sunday Times Daily has reported that McCarthy had agreed to take the job in principal. However, there remain stumbling blocks‚ such as whether AmaZulu chair Sandile Zungu can be persuaded to let his coach go‚ and whether Safa would agree to requirements from McCarthy that he be allowed to bring Usuthu assistant Siyabonga Nomvete and goalkeeper coach Moeneeb Josephs to Bafana...

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