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Pitso leaves Sundowns for Al Ahly


Mamelodi Sundowns head coach Pitso Mosimane has resigned following a great deal from Egypt’s side Al Ahly.

The news of The Jingles leaving the Chloorkop based side came as a shock to many Yellow nations and football fans in the country on Wednesday morning.

The 56-year-old leaves the club after almost eight years, and as the most successful South African coach after winning five Premier Soccer League titles.

In his farewell statement – Mosimane thanked Sundown owner Patrice Motsepe for being a mentor, friend, and confidant.

He also confirmed that he leaves the Brazilians with the permission of the billionaire.

“After winning five league titles with Mamelodi Sundowns – the 10th for the club – how can a man ever find it easy to say goodbye to his home? How can I say goodbye to the family, the board, the supporters and the fans?” he said.