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LLOYD Chitembwe says he is ready for the ‘new challenge’ after re-joining CAPS United on a three-year deal.
Chitembwe, who was unveiled yesterday, is making a return to the club from Harare City.
“I think it’s an honour and an opportunity for me to be back. I am looking forward to the challenge.
“I will certainly bring with me the motivation and energy I had as a player and the same motivation as a coach.
“I also believe the players will also share the same spirit the discipline.
“To me football is my livelihood and I hope the players also see football the way I do. Caps United is an opportunity and I want to use caps as a vehicle to fulfil our dreams and aspirations. I am very happy and excited to be back,” he said.
Club president Farai Jere described Chitembwe as one of the greatest coach and says it’s an honour to have him at the club.
“It is a special day for Caps United family because Chitembwe has actually proved to be one of the greatest coaches we have around. “His track record is there for all of us to see from the time he was a player of caps United, he is a guy who is ambitious, he wants results up to the time he become our coach and won Championship with us.
“His track record is there,” he said.
“The expectations of caps United fans and as a brand we need a coach with ambition.
“So I would like to welcome coach Chitembwe today. He’s coming on a three-year contract.
“We want him to have a plan. We want him to come up with a team with players who have a character of winning.
“That’s what we want from him and we need to give him time.
“We are also happy the window is opening soon for the coaches to bring in players he wishes to work with to restore the Green machine pride.”