Rhulani joins Chippa United
Orlando Pirates Football Club have confirmed that former care-taker and assistant coach Rhulani Mokwena will be joining Chippa United on loan until the end of the season.
“Orlando Pirates Football Club can confirm that Assistant Coach Rhulani Mokwena has been seconded to join Absa Premiership outfit Chippa United,” reads Pirates statement. Mokwena who has been out of sight in Pirate’s dug-out for over three months replaces the Zimbabwean international Norman Mapeza who subsequently resigned as Chilli Boys boss on Monday.
“Following the resignation of Norman Mapeza and acceptance of the same by the club, Chippa United FC would like to confirm the appointment of Rhulani Mokwena as its Head Coach Rhulani will see the Chilli Boys through the remainder of the current season,” reads Chippa’s statement.
Mokwena’s first match at the helm is on the road against tricky Bidvest Wits at Bidvest Stadium, on Saturday 20:15