New Zimbabwe.com

Antipas commends players as Chicken Inn keep lead

PSL leaders Chicken Inn coach Joey Antipas has commended his side’s strong character as they left it late to brighten their league title chances, after coming from behind a post a 2-1 win over How Mine on Saturday.
Forward Edmore Chirambadare led the comeback with a strike three minutes before fulltime to cancel a Thembani Masuku goal for How Mine before Toto Banda sealed victory for them in injury time.
The result saw them remaining four points clear at the top as second-placed FC Platinum also won on the same day.
But crucially, Chicken Inn went six points ahead of their biggest threat Dynamos who drew 0-0 with Harare City the following day.
“That was a resilient showing by the boys and I am happy for the win.
“The strong character they showed is very inspiring and will see us finishing the season on a good position,” Antipas said.
He added: “I am not saying that we will win the league title but the way the boys played was something that can make us achieve our target of ending the season on a good position.
“We just have to maintain our momentum until the last game. There are five games to go so there is a good number of points to play for.”
Chicken Inn host FC Platinum in their next match which is a potential decider.

Advertisement