Chiefs' Katsande, Akumu may not suit Hunt's plans

Chiefs coach prefers ball-playing midfielders to strongmen

2020-10-29 09:30:00 PM

Hunt remains unfazed by the CAS verdict, promising that he’ll do his best to improve the side with what’s available. SihleNdebeleSK

Chiefs coach prefers ball-playing midfielders to strongmen

“Our midfield tonight was really comfortable and that’s what we are trying to get to, obviously with energy to get up and support up and defend. I don’t like defensive midfield players or attacking midfield players, they must be able to do both jobs.”

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Chiefs’ win at Chippa came hours after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed their appeal against a two transfer window ban that stems from unlawfully signing Madagascan midfielder Andriamirado “Dax” Andrianarimanana from his native side Fosa Juniors in 2018.

Hunt remains unfazed by the CAS verdict, promising that he’ll do his best to improve the side with what’s available.“I’ve been working for the last month under the illusion that it was not going to get turned over and it didn’t. So, I’ve got to make it better and I will try to improve the team ... try to improve the players,’’ said Hunt.

“I mean, obviously as we know it’s certain players in certain positions that we lack, but it is what it is. I must just get on with it. So, one step forward trying to mould players [in] the way I am thinking and the way I want to play. We will go from there.’’

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