Steve Komphela leaves Mamelodi Sundowns for Swallows FC
Written by Ayanda Nyuswa on 2 July, 2023
BY: Simtho Dladla
Mamelodi Sundowns senior coach Steve Komphela has jumped ship to join Swallows FC, the club announced on their official website. Komphela will leave his post as Sundowns first team coach to lead the Dube Birds, where his assistant coaches will be Musa Nyatama and Ditheko Moloto.
He previously worked with Kaizer Chiefs, Bloemfontein Celtic and Maritzburg United, will be formally introduced to players and the rest of the technical team on Tuesday.
“We want to take Swallows FC to the next level and we are excited to have attracted the services of Coach Komphela,” read Swallows statement. “We appreciate the professional manner in which Mamelodi Sundowns FC managed these negotiations. “The two coaches met last night to celebrate Coach Komphela’s birthday and they were both excited to work together to take Swallows FC to higher levels.”
Following the announcement of his appointment, DSTV Champions Sundowns took to social media to wish Komphela success with his new job.