A final list of five candidates to be considered for the vacant Bafana Bafana job has been made and will be considered this week as the South African Football Association (Safa) seek to have the issue of the new coach settled sooner rather than later.
Pitso Mosimane has promised to play his strongest possible side on Tuesday night as the newly crowned African Super Cup winners take on Platinum Stars in another Premier Soccer League catch-up fixture.
"Kjell who?” was the typical response from South African football fans at the news that the Swede Kjell Jonevret had been handed a three-year contract at Orlando Pirates.
Even at 21 Kagiso Rabada is recognised as a special South African‚ and he took that distinction to another level at the Indian Premier League player auction in Bangalore on Monday.
New Orlando Pirates coach Kjell Jonevret has signed a three-year contract but if he sees out the term he will become only the second to last that long at the club.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela denied defender Lorenzo Gordinho got himself booked to ensure he is back to face Orlando Pirates in the Soweto derby on March 4.
Whether it's Benni McCarthy or Shakes Mashaba, or some little-known Belgian named Ronny van Geneugden, all eyes will be on Orlando Pirates chairman Irvin Khoza to unveil the club's new coach today.