The Burundian tactician feels he had studied their Msimbazi rivals properly and was ready to beat them within the second spherical
Cedric Kaze has claimed Yanga SC would have crushed rivals Simba SC if he was nonetheless answerable for the group within the second spherical of the Mainland Premier League.
The Burundian tactician was fired by the Jangwani giants on March 7 after the 1-1 draw in opposition to Polisi Tanzania and the draw got here after that they had misplaced their first match of the season 2-1 in opposition to Coastal Union three days earlier.
Regardless of his exit, Kaze has defined he was greater than ready to offer the group a win over their rivals of their second-round fixture having managed a 1-1 draw within the first assembly of the season which got here 5 days after he had signed to deal with the aspect.
Their second-round fixture is anticipated to be performed on Might eight at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in Dar es Salaam.
“If I have been nonetheless on the technical bench of Yanga in direction of our recreation in opposition to Simba in Might, I consider I might have crushed our opponents,” Kaze mentioned as quoted by Sokalabongo.
“I do know many can’t consider it however that’s the reality as a result of I do know our opponents properly and in the best way, they have been the perfect they didn’t take three factors from us once we met them within the first spherical.
“In my first recreation [against Simba], I had an opportunity to get three factors however my gamers have been overwhelmed with techniques to get a draw on the finish however in the best way I had studied them, then our second spherical recreation I might have scored and crushed them.”
Regardless of hiring Juma Mwambusi because the interim coach, Yanga are nonetheless looking for a everlasting coach with Nikola Kavazovic main the race to succeed Kaze.
Kaze left Yanga on the prime of the 18-team desk with 50 factors from 23 matches, 4 greater than second-placed Simba SC, however who’ve performed three matches much less.
Azam FC are third on 44 factors from 24 matches whereas Biashara United underneath Kenyan coach Francis Baraza are fourth after amassing 39 factors from 23 matches.