News24.com | Daine Klate takes giant leap as new Chippa United head coach
Daine Klate leads the pack with six championship medals. Picture: Samuel Shivambu / BackpagePix
Former SuperSport United and Orlando Pirates midfielder Daine Klate has landed his first head coaching role in the DStv Premiership with Chippa United.
The 37-year-old will be the club’s mentor for the upcoming 2022/23 campaign, with no further contract details given by the Port Elizabeth outfit in a statement released on Monday.
The Chilli Boys are notoriously known to chop and change coaches, as their fearless leader and owner, Siviwe « Chippa » Mpengesi, is as cut-throat as they come.
In the past decade, Mpengesi has made 31 coaching appointments, with Gavin Hunt being the last mentor sacked in December 2021.
Meanwhile, the 2022/23 season kicks off next month, with the full fixtures expected to released soon.
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