AmaZulu have announced the shock resignation of Ayanda Dlamini as head coach of the club, with immediate effect.
Dlamini has been in charge for six matches this season, winning one, three draws and two defeats.
“AmaZulu Football Club would like to officially announce that coach Ayanda Dlamini has voluntarily stepped down from his head coaching duties with immediate effect,” the club announced in a statement on Monday.
“Coach Ayanda has done a phenomenal job since assuming the head coaching role. The passion and zeal the players have demonstrated under his tenure as head coach demonstrates that he is one of the prospects for the future,” says AmaZulu president, Sandile Zungu commenting on the situation.
“We will continue to trust him with the advancement of our development structures because he is fully committed to Vision 2032. His role is very integral in ensuring that AmaZulu have a solid base of young players coming through the ranks,” added Zungu.
Assistant coach Allan Freese will now step in as interim head coach while the club’s management evaluate a way forward.
The club also announced that Dlamini will be re-assigned to the role of coach within the club’s development ranks.
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