JOHANNESBURG – Orlando Pirates Football Club confirmed the resignation of Head Coach, Kjell Jonevret on Wednesday.
Jonevret thanked the chairman of Orlando Pirates, Dr Irvin Khoza, the club and its supporters for giving him an opportunity to coach the team.
“I would like to thank the club for the opportunity. Unfortunately, it didn’t work out as planned. I wish the Club and its supporters all the best for the future.”
In accepting Kjell Jonevret’s resignation, Khoza expressed his understanding of the enormous expectation the head coach of a big club like Orlando Pirates is put under from day one.
“I wish Kjell Jonevret well in his future endeavours.” said Khoza.
PHOTO:© Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix Kjell Jonevret, coach of Orlando Pirates during the Orlando Pirates press conference at Rand Stadium, Johannesburg South Africa on 20 February 2017.