Willard Katsande, the former defensive midfielder for Kaizer Chiefs, scores a new job as a soccer analyst at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC).
During his tenure at Kaizer Chiefs, Katsande was a pivotal player. His ability to control the game from the center of the pitch was a testament to his football intelligence. He had an uncanny ability to read the field before receiving a pass and was adept at anticipating the opponents’ attack channels. His imaginative interceptions led many to believe that he was destined for a coaching role post-retirement.
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Willard Katsande scores a job at SABC as a Soccer Analyst
Contrary to expectations, Katsande chose a different path after retiring from professional football. He is now a soccer analyst, a role that allows him to leverage his deep understanding of the game. The news of his new role, shared on his Instagram account, was met with enthusiasm from fans who were thrilled to see him back in the spotlight. His former Kaizer Chiefs teammate, Lebogang Manyama, joined in the celebration, referring to Katsande as his “leader.”
First Day at SABC: A Resounding Success
Katsande’s first assignment at SABC involved analyzing the game between Angola and Burkina Faso. He expressed his joy and gratitude on Instagram, thanking his colleagues for making him feel comfortable on his first day. He wrote, “Tonite we go again ANGOLA 🇦🇴 vs BURKINA FASO 🇧🇫 . @sabcsport. Thank you for the opportunity. @thabiso.mosia.12 you the best see you later 🙏.”
In addition to his new role at SABC, Katsande has been making strides in the fashion industry with his Boss ya Mboka line. Since his retirement, he and his wife have been working tirelessly to promote and sell their clothing line.
Mzansi Celebrates Katsande’s New Role
The announcement of Katsande’s debut as a soccer analyst at SABC was met with widespread acclaim. Fans took to social media to congratulate him, with comments ranging from
“Well spoken too @WillardKatsande, big Widzo wepamaHidha
from Elis to the world” to “It’s going to be 🔥🔥🔥🔥 with Salt and pepper in the house 👏👏”.
The outpouring of support underscores Katsande’s enduring popularity and the anticipation for his insights as a soccer analyst.