Finally, the day has come…Orlando Pirates have announced their new head coach! A true shocker if you’re Pitso Mosimane and Benni McCarthy!
ORLANDO PIRATES SNUB MCCARTHY, MOSIMANE FOR SPANIARD!
He is not even South African, in fact the new Bucs coach is from Spain!
José Riveiro is officially the new Pirates head coach, according to iDiskiTimes.
Riveiro beat both SA icons to the job in what is an absolute shocker!
After weeks of speculation and rumours as rife as ever between McCarthy, Mosimane, Dan Malesela, Cavin Johnson and Gavin Hunt, Pirates management reached this massive decision just moments ago. Snubbing all four so called ‘favourites’.
Riveiro was appointed just moments ago. He had a humble message to all Bucs fans.
“I am delighted to have joined the club. The Pirates project is an exciting one and I look forward to what lies ahead. It is an honour for me and my colleagues to have the responsibility to coach such an institution and compete for the highest goals.” Riveiro stated.
He continued to give this promise to every Buccaneers supporter.
“Along with my support team, we are looking forward to arriving and joining the task force and the group of players to start working immediately. We are going to work to make history together and build a team that we are all proud of.”
Well, there you have it. Riveiro is officially the new Orlando Pirates head coach.
What does this mean for Mandla Ncikazi, Benni McCarthy and Pitso Mosimane?