Jan Olde Riekerink (Gallo Pictures)
PSL facet Cape Town City on Monday launched that head coach Jan Olde Riekerink has been placed on “administrative leave”, with instant function.
The Cape facet went on to substantiate that coach Diogo Peral would grab head instructing tasks of the first-crew squad till further gape.
“The membership can verify that it has placed coach Jan Olde Riekerink on administrative leave, with instant function,” a press start read by task of Twitter.
“Membership assistant coach Diogo Peral will elevate charge of the crew till further gape.”
Dutchman Riekerink turned into once appointed as CT City head coach in November 2019 as a change for the outgoing Benni McCarthy.
The 58-twelve months-old style has been responsible at City for exactly 50 fits with a document of 19 wins, 13 draws with 18 defeats for a positive aspects-per-sport (PPG) ratio of 1.40.
In comparability, McCarthy’s PPG whereas at City turned into once bigger at 1.48 earlier than reworking fresh facet AmaZulu into title challengers with an excellent PPG currently at 2.14.
The Electorate suffered consecutive defeats in their previous two fits with a 5-1 hammering, coincidentally to McCarthy’s AmaZulu, followed by a 1-0 loss to TTM over the weekend.
Riekerink moreover made headlines no longer too long ago when it turned into once reported by Soccer Laduma that defender Taariq Fielies turned into once no longer noteworthy of the touring squad for Saturday’s conflict in opposition to TTM for exhibiting allegiance to McCarthy.
Per the document, Fielies embraced McCarthy and shook his hand after the supreme whistle.
The membership can verify that it has placed coach Jan Olde Riekerink on administrative leave, with instant function.
Membership assistant coach Diogo Peral will elevate charge of the crew till further gape. pic.twitter.com/A4LYgR4OdK
— Cape Town City FC (@CapeTownCityFC) Might perchance perchance well fair 3, 2021
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