PSL Promotion Playoff : We can’t celebrate as yet, Stanley Kgatla

PSL Promotion Playoff : We can’t celebrate as yet, Stanley Kgatla

Stanley Kgatla (33) was offloaded by Mpumalanga Black Aces and he has since found a home at Highlands Park.


He has played for the likes of  Winners Park,  Silvers Star, Platinum Stars, Amazulu and Mpumalanga Aces.

Mabaleng Sports Center had a chat with the seasoned Midfielder from Tzaneen about what the game against Mbombela means and the prospects of Highlands Park gaining promotion to the PSL next season

” We are excited about the two previous games but we still have two games to play starting with Mbombela United”

” We can’t celebrate now, we will celebrate after the Mbombela United game”

He was asked how was the last game against Mbombela United in Kwanyamazama Stadium where they won 1 -3 to start off their PSL Promotion playoff to a great start.

” The last game we played against Mbombela United was very difficult so the are no easy games ”

” We have a special plan for them cause we saw them when they played AmaTuks in Pretoria”

Asked what change has Allan Freeze brought to the team and the role senior players played in their NFD run that was wonderful to say the list, Kgatla said

” The coaches did well from the beginning of the season when Allan Freeze came, trying to organize the team and credited must go to them and the players”

” You can’t leave youngsters alone, even thou I didn’t have enough game time but I was involved behind the scenes”

He commented on the good support the team received from Tembisa and neighbouring areas residents

” The people of Tembisa love highlands Park, and I think we will continue playing here next season ”

He refused to be drawn into commenting what it means to be back in the PSL saying he can only comment after the Mbombela game.