01/31/2012 6:58 AM
- Black Leopardsfc.com had the chance to offer an ear to what Vladislav Heric (coach of the team) had to say about the CAF cup which is nearing as time passes.
The team will be trying to play in both the CAF competition and still perform to climb up the relegation zone on the PSL (Absa Premiership League).
"Yes the team is focused and ready. We are approaching the competition like any other game. The league has slotted these fixtures into our schedule nicely", explained the coach.
The team has -since the December break- been training to get back in shape just like any other team.
"Training has been at a high intensity to get the players fitness and conditioning back after the December break at to get ready for the busy schedule ahead. We've also been playing a lot of practice matches to work out our best combinations"- said Heric
The National First Division champions are looking to cause shock waves when they go to Africa and yet again make history. It will be somewhat of a challenge to juggle two competitions at a time but who said it is impossible.
"Our goals are the same in every competition, to win!! We've registered a squad of 24 players for the knockout stages and we want to go all the way" concluded the Serbian.