Jonevret named Pirates coach

The 2005 Sweden Manager of the Year, Kjell Jonevret was on Monday announced as the new Orlando Pirates coach at the Rand Stadium.

Jonevret, who signed a three-year deal, is an accomplished man in the Swiss league having coached top sides that include Molde FK and Djurgårdens.

The Swiss mentor however admitted having limited knowledge of the South African football but said he has worked with former South African internationals Siyabonga Nomvete and Lance Davids.

The chairman Dr Irvin Khoza also announced that assistant coach Bradley Carnell has left the club and has been replaced by Harold "Jazzy" Legodi.