News Zimbabwe football players are better than South Africas Madinda Ndlovu Total Caf Champions League - Football News (ZW)

News Zimbabwe football players are better than South Africas Madinda Ndlovu Total Caf Champions League

The veteran coach is the latest top figure to join the battle of words between South African and Zimbabwean football supporters ever since FC Platinum and Orlando Pirates were draw in a same Champions League group.

The Highlanders FC (Zimbabwe) coach Madinda Ndlovu, believes that FC Platinum are going defeat Orlando Pirates on the weekend (12 January 2019). FC Platinum face Orlando Pirates at Highlanders FC's homeground, Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo, in a Total-Caf Champioms League 2018/19 Group Stage match.

The match-up has kindled footballing rivarly between supporters of South African football and Zimbabwe's, and the Highlander's coach, Madinda Ndlovu (also, former Zimbabwe Warriors player) has had this to say on the matter.

Madinda Ndlovu said that Zimbabwe has better players than South Africa.

Madinda Ndlovu also revealed that South African football seems better than football in Zimbabwe only because of advanced professionalism, organisation, and resources.

In his comments while on an interview with NewsDay he said,

"We are two nations that play different types of football. If you look at the professionalism part of it, South Africa is far ahead of us, but when you talk of individual skills and players, we are far ahead of them.

"South African teams are not superhuman. I played against Kaizer Chiefs when I was at Township Rollers in Botswana and we nearly beat them. But the fact is that the South Africans are more organised and their players are better prepared than ours," Madinda Ndlovu added.

Madinda also revealed in the interview that Highlanders FC (Zimbabwe) supporters will be supporting the two times in a row Zimbabwe Castle Lager Premier Soccer League champions, FC Platinum in their matches against Orlando Pirates and that Platinum should possess strong character to beat Orlando Pirates.

Click here to see FC Platinum vs Orlando Pirates gate charges.

Total-Caf Champions League Group B

FC Platinum (Zimbabwe)
Orlando Pirates (South Africa)
Esperance (Tunisia)
Horoya AC (Guinea)

Click here to see the rest of Total-Caf Champions League Groups.

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