MDC Derby Festival in Quotes

Cape Town City Coach Ian Taylor

‘’It a great opportunity for the players to experience different environments, travelling and playing in different places. I have boys who are currently writing exams hence substitutes were not done facilities not being available in his current club compared to previous club however his thinking out the box’’.

Ajax Cape Town Coach Duncan Crowie

‘’We didn’t have the ball in on our feet, but my player’s shoed character. We missed a penalty but due the little time it left but I believed one day with the same opportunity and more time they will definitely use the penalty to their advantage’’.

Mamelodi Sundowns Coach David Notoane

‘’It was payback time although losing any derby is never nice collaborating to a fact that last season the victory was indeed celebrated by us, however its now a moment of our neighbours so therefore I wish them a great success moving forward and hopes Supersport brings the MDC home’’

SuperSport United Coach Kwanele Kopo

‘’Impressive moments and amazing results all thank to the midfielders cutting through the opposition’s defenders and putting goals. The opponent were slow at the back, that’s why they played with two strikers. But overall we happy with the performance and hope that we can build on it”.

Lamontville Golden Arrows Vusi Vilakazi

‘’We took advantage of the Amazulu by finishing the game in the first half were we lead 4 goals. Although I anticipated 3 goals as a win but now I am overwhelmed about the result. Every game we participant in there is always an aim of winning. Also MDC is a room of improvement to players hence you find players from it making their way to the first team and building their careers. I always encourage our players that it is a primary field for increasing performance’’

AmaZulu FC Ronnie Moroka

‘’I acknowledge the loose hit us in the first few minutes of the game and certain player who played the game among themselves and not sharing the ball destabilized the teams structure instantly. The penalty also put high amount of pressure on us. Second half my players considered and thought about the game which exactly how the game was supposed to be in the first half. The believed that the boys learned’’