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Second season blues for Benni McCarthy at AmaZulu?

The latest setback for Usuthu came on Sunday when they allowed struggling Maritzburg United to grab a late equaliser in a 1-1 draw. The current season has been a marked contrast for AmaZulu coach Benni McCarthy and his team. In fact, the Durban side has now won only two of...
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AmaZulu FC's Benni McCarthy makes vow after winning another top award

The Bafana Bafana legend has transformed Usuthu since he took over the reins at the Durban side. AmaZulu FC head coach Benni McCarthy has reacted after being named Coach of the Year at the recent 2021 KwaZulu-Natal Sports Awards. The retired striker has changed Usuthu's fortunes since he joined the...

What if Chelsea had signed Benni McCarthy, not Didier Drogba?

The Ivorian joined the club in 2004 and attained legendary status in West London but events could have gone differently had the Blues looked elsewhere. Didier Drogba coolly slotting home from the penalty spot to win Chelsea the Champions League on Bayern Munich’s turf in 2012 is widely viewed as the forward’s crowning glory, a moment that engraved his name, alongside other Blues legends, in the club's history.

AmaZulu's Benni McCarthy vs Kaizer Chiefs' Baxter: Who won?

The match at Kings Park Stadium ended 1-1 after Keagan Dolly's late penalty cancelled out Luvuyo Memela's 48th-minute opening goal for the hosts. As one of South Africa's brightest young coaches, the spotlight was on AmaZulu's Benni McCarthy when his side hosted Kaizer Chiefs in a league encounter in Durban on Saturday.

Benni McCarthy: There is no point in AmaZulu FC moaning after Golden Arrows draw

The reigning PSL Coach of the Season feels Usuthu are moving in the right direction despite being winless in the league this term. AmaZulu FC head coach Benni McCarthy says there is no point in moaning following their draw against Lamontville Golden Arrows on Wednesday afternoon. Usuthu came back to...

Benni McCarthy: Coaches overlooked me for being skinny and young

The tactician has vowed to trust young players at Usuthu but wants them to reciprocate the trust by working hard. South Africa's all-time top scorer Benni McCarthy has claimed his former coaches ruled him out for being too skinny and small before he announced himself to the world. The AmaZulu...

How Benni McCarthy helped improve Bafana Bafana hopeful Makhaula's game

The Randfontein-born player is still hoping to receive a national team call-up with the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers set to start next month. AmaZulu FC midfielder Makhehlene Makhaula has credited coach Benni McCarthy for his improvement as he made his mark in the PSL last season. The experienced player...

Could AmaZulu coach Benni McCarthy be next in line for the Orlando Pirates job?

The Capetonian ended his own playing career by enjoying a successful spell with the Buccaneers, with whom he helped to win the treble in 2011/ 12. When Orlando Pirates and head coach Josef Zinnbauer decide to part ways at some point, former Bafana Bafana and Sea Robbers striker Benni McCarthy seems an obvious choice to take over.