SuperSport United confirms Coach Johnson’s dismissal

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SuperSport United has confirmed the dismissal of Cavin Johnson, as revealed by earlier today.
Matsatsantsa has now explained decision in a statement. SuperSport United CEO Stan Matthews said: “We’ve had two coaches in 13 years and changing of coaches is not something we want at the club.
“But like all PSL clubs, we also have results-driven and want compete with the best in the country in both the short and long-term.
“The spate of recent losses does not reflect the quality in our squad.”
Johnson is quoted as saying: “ was mandated to rebuild the . reduced the average age of the squad to 23 and we finished our first in fifth position which was an improvement from the 12/13 .
“This we signed new players and again promoted from the academy. But it takes time for the to gel and for results to come.
“Unfortunately management wanted immediate results and that does not always work when building a young for the future.”
United’s U-19 Kaitano Tembo will oversee the first team for Saturday’s Absa Premiership clash with log leaders Kaizer Chiefs at FNB Stadium. SuperSport’s academy technical director Kwanele Kopo and chief scout Webster Lichaba will assist Tembo.  (kickoffnigeria)