The 56-year-old tactician hopes Amakhosi will get higher after they ended their winless run within the PSL
Kaizer Chiefs head coach Gavin Hunt praised Njabulo Blom following the staff’s victory over Orlando Pirates on Sunday.
Amakhosi snapped their six-match winless run within the PSL after they secured a 1-Zero victory over the Buccaneers on the FNB Stadium.
Samir Nurkovic was the hero for Chiefs as he grabbed a second-half purpose which impressed the staff to a much-needed win for the Naturena-based giants.
Nonetheless, Hunt was impressed by Blom and he believes the 21-year-old midfield maestro was his Man of the Match on the day.
“Njabulo Blom was Man of the Match, improbable ,” Hunt informed SuperSport TV. “He is bought vitality, he is bought legs, it is what we’d like, he is bought the need, we simply need to get him higher, however he’ll get higher.”
The skilled tactician additionally lauded Nkosingiphile Ngcobo, 21, and Blissful Mashiane, 23, who was a relentless risk to the Pirates defence in the fitting flank.
“As I stated, ‘Mshini’ [Nkosingiphile Ngcobo], Blissful [Mashiane] I imply the ball he performed via for Nurkovic, what a ball, improbable,” he continued. “He’ll get higher, you want time with him, you additionally want gamers round them that may make them higher.”
Hunt, who joined Amakhosi after leaving Bidvest Wits in September 2020, is happy to see the kids repay the religion he has proven in them this season.
“So long as they bought the work ethic, Njabulo has bought that, Darrel [Matsheke], these kids bought it. I simply bought to maintain persevering,” the previous Swallows FC coach added. “I imagine in them, hopefully, we will get them higher and higher, that is all I can do.”
The victory over Pirates took Chiefs to ninth place on the PSL standings – three factors behind eighth-placed TS Galaxy.
Amakhosi might be in motion after the Fifa Break as they face Moroccan giants Wydad Casablanca within the Caf Champions League Group C sport on Apil 3.
The encounter is ready to be performed at FNB Stadium because the Glamour Boys look to clinch their second win within the group stage and enhance their hopes of reaching the knockout section.