Bruce Grobbelaar has revealed that he was among the many shortlist for the Kaizer Chiefs head teaching job that noticed Ernst Middendorp appointed in 2018
Bruce Grobbelaar – the Zimbabwe Warriors and Liverpool legend has disclosed that he curious about returning to the Premier Soccer League.
He coached SuperSport United between 1999 and 2001.
“South Africa, I might love to come back again there,” Grobbelaar advised the African soccer podcast On The Whistle as reported by the New Zimbabwe.
“I’ve been in contact with Kaizer Motaung on the Kaizer Chiefs. However I couldn’t get that one as a result of Bobby [Motaung] was the one which was choosing the coaches. So, there’s loads of groups which have been in contact,” added the 62-year-old retired goalkeeper.
Grobbelaar additionally revealed that he did a pre-contract signing with Mamelodi Sundowns in 2000.
“That is one thing that South Africans don’t know. I used to be requested to take over Sundowns with the Tsichlas household and I signed a pre-contract settlement,” he mentioned.
Grobbelaar additional revelaed that the homeowners of Sundowns membership that yr – the Tsichlas household had a change of thoughts and determined to reasonably give Clemens Westerhof the job.
“And so, it was breaking the settlement that I had with them. I took them to court docket. And I received paid three years of a three-year contract with out teaching the crew as soon as,” he concluded.
Grobbelaar is at the moment working as goalkeepers coach and as particular advisor for Norwegian second-tier aspect – Øygarden FK.