- The Kaizer Chiefs have had a string of defeats and are edging closer to the relegation
- The team lost to Maritzburg United and to add insult to injury they were defeated by their former coach Ernst Middendorp
- Fans took to Twitter to voice their displeasure with the Kaizer Chief's performance
2020 was bad for Kaizer Chiefs, 2021 might be worse as the club suffered their 4th defeat and dropped to 14th place, dangerously close to relegation.
They lost to Maritzburg United who is under the command of their former coach Ernst Middendorp.
The humiliating defeat has left fans bewildered and some are becoming disillusioned with the team.
Here are some reactions:
"@KaizerChiefs as long as you keep playing like this we will keep doing this to ourselves unprovoked. Say it ke if you want us dead! #RunningWithTumiSole."
@Macar_GQ has some choice words for Kaizer Chiefs saying they are wasting fans time and they are sick and tired of them losing all the time.
"Stay away from people who don't have goals, entlek stay away from Kaizer Chiefs."
"Only God knows but I will always love Kaizer Chiefs with all my heart death will do us part with this team."
"Guys, relax! After leading the table standings all season and losing the title on the last day, Kaizer Chiefs is trying out something different this season."
"Sit in the relegation zone and come back up in style to win the trophy. Today’s loss is part of the grand plan."
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that South Africa's Kaizer Chiefs coach, Gavin Hunt has opened up about the immense pressure he is under as one of South Africa's most prominent football club's coaches. According to Hunt, it is the most stressful job in Mzansi.
Hunt, who seems to be feeling the pressure after the team's harsh beginning of the eight league games, recently spoke about how stressed he is having to coach a team with so many fans in the country.
According to an interview done with a South African publication, Hunt says that being a coach during the last few Kaizer Chiefs matches has certainly not been an easy task. He also added that things have gone "against the team."
Briefly.co.za previously reported that Kaizer Chiefs fans are not happy at all, not after a video has emerged online of defender Eric Mathoho, goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune as well as Lebogang Manyama at a party.
Yoki Yoki hitmaker Vhudi Mamphwe, the younger brother of Mathoho provided the music. Fans were unhappy with the Chiefs recent performance, particularly Khune and did not feel that the had earned the right to celebrate.
"Kaizer Chiefs players don’t have stress shem Mathoho ke drum boy, Manyama enjoying his beverage, Khune o haka Matrokisi..."
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