South African Premier Soccer League (PSL)Free State Stars has appointed former Flames and Big bullets Coach Kinnah Phiri as interim Coach following the sacking of its head coach Tom Saintfiet.
The change comes following the team’s 5-2 loss to Esau Kanyenda’s Polokwane City.
Announcing the news, Stars general manager Rantsi Mokoena said: ” Stars have mutually terminated its contract with coach Saintfiet and Phiri will be in charge of the team as interim Coach”.
Speaking in an interview from South Africa through phone, Phiri said he has accepted the Challenge and promised to turn the tables.
Phiri made a name in 2010 when he took the Flames to African Cup of Nation in Angola after 24 years break.