Masandawana seem on track for a file fourth straight PSL title however considered one of their coaches is enjoying it down
Mamelodi Sundowns co-coach Rhulani Mokwena says there may be nonetheless “loads of work wanted to enhance” as they put together to host Black Leopards at Loftus Versfeld on Sunday.
The Brazilians lead the PSL standings 4 factors higher than second-placed Golden Arrows who’ve performed two extra video games than them.
The present marketing campaign sees Sundowns bidding for a historic fourth successive league title however Mokwena feels the job is way from being accomplished.
“Large praise to the gamers for the present house we discover ourselves in. We respect loads of laborious work and gamers adopting life ideas and infusing a soul into the sport,” Mokwena advised Sundowns’ media.
“Once we communicate of life ideas we imply brotherhood, selflessness and honesty. With honesty to their performances and this has led to the consistency that we discover ourselves having fun with and naturally no championship has ever been gained in March. No league title, no Caf Champions League title has ever been gained in March.
“Nonetheless in a humble approach, there may be loads of work wanted to enhance and loads of issues to work on in relation to our schemes each defensively and offensively. We’re humbled to understand the small milestones as a result of so that you can be blessed with larger milestones you must respect small ones.
“Whereas we respect the small milestones, we then galvanise ourselves for larger challenges that lie forward of us as a result of we all know that our April goes to be 9 video games and Could goes to be actually that second when every little thing goes to be determined.”
Nonetheless unbeaten within the PSL this season, Masandawana welcome basement aspect Leopards with out in-form striker Peter Shalulile who’s suspended.
Mokwena admits Shalulile’s absence will power them to change their recreation.
“We’re going into this recreation with out Peter Shalulile and meaning we now have to vary just a little bit in a sure approach our schemes as a result of Peter is such an integral a part of the squad and never simply our offensive schemes but additionally defensive schemes,” mentioned Mokwena.
“So we now have to vary just a little bit and alter the best way we wish to go towards Black Leopards. Will probably be attention-grabbing to see how we take care of their build-up triangle of [Khomotso] Masia, [Sibongiseni] Mthethwa and [Edwin] Gyimah.”
The reverse fixture between the 2 sides noticed Sundowns successful 2-1 away in Limpopo in January.