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  • Gavin Hunt, Coach of Bidvest Wits celebrates a victory during the 2018 Telkom Knockout quarterfinal match between Maritzburg United and Bidvest Wits at Harry Gwala Stadium, Durban on 03 November 2018 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Bidvest Wits head coach Gavin Hunt looks at the statistics realistically when analyzing the opening half of the 2018/19 PSL campaign – The Clever Boys have been in fine form on the road, with another away match looming. The Clever Boys travel to Polokwane this weekend to take on Baroka FC in the semi-finals of […]

  • Paul Johnstone, assistant coach of Bidvest Wits  during the 2017/18 Absa Premiership football match between Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates at Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg on 23 September 2017 ©Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

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    Johnstone: We wanted to freshen things up

    Q – What are your thoughts on the season thus far? A – Paul Johnstone “Obviously very very happy so far, everything has been positive. It certainly helps having won the three opening fixtures and hopefully looking ahead we can keep that run going.” Q – Bidvest Wits have beefed up their squad this season […]

  • Gavin Hunt coach  of Bidvest Wits celebrates with Brian Joffe  during the MTN8 Final match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Bidvest Wits on the  01 October 2016 at Mbombela Stadium  Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

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    Gavin Hunt - 3 Decades of Football

    How different is football now from when you started playing 36 years ago? “Football is completely different now, even the game has changed. If you take it from a football perspective the pitches are much better now compared to when we used to play. Some of our matches were played on dust bowls and very […]

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    Salmon: We are all about development

    The third season of the MultiChoice Diski Challenge kicks off tomorrow, Saturday the 10th of September. The Clever Boys find themselves travelling to Durban for their first fixture of the season. Bidvest Wits take on Kaizer Chiefs tomorrow at 12h00. Glen Salmon the MDC coach shared his thoughts on the season ahead. “We are excited […]

  • Gavin Hunt, coach of Bidvest Wits during the MTN8 Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates Joint Press Conference at the PSL Offices in Johannesburg, South Africa on August 25, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Hunt Ready for Pirates Challenge

    The excitement has not stopped building as the 2016/17 season kicked off on Tuesday and the MTN8 kicks off tomorrow. Gavin Hunt told the members of the media that the team is expecting a tough game on Saturday. Many questions were asked about the new Clever Boys squad that handed Kaizer Chiefs their first defeat […]

  • Gavin Hunt, coach of Bidvest Wits during the Absa Premiership 2015/16 game between Ajax Cape Town and Bidvest Wits at Cape Town Stadium on 21 May 2016 ©Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

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    Hunt: We would like to have a good start to the season

    With 7 days of intense training and season preparation, the Braamfontein outfit will participate in friendlies against other PSL and NFD teams from Cape Town, and with training taking place 3 times a day Bidvest Wits will be in tip-top shape for the season ahead. Coach Gavin Hunt told us a little bit about what […]

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    HUNT: We Will Soldier On

    Obviously we are a little disappointed, because we should have won the match by a cricket score. We have 52 points after 25 games – that’s 2 points per game. The league has been won on 2 points a game for many years. We will continue to work hard and keep our heads up. The […]

  • Daine Klate of Bidvest Wits celebrates his third goal with his teammates during the 2016 Nedbank Cup last 16 match between Magesi FC and Bidvest Wits at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, South Africa on April 01, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Johnstone: We need to gain momentum

    “We came from a very tough game and we managed to get a win from it, which is the most important thing. I know that Gavin said that Cosmos were very good on the day, and they fought well. We pretty much struggled, and we were very fortunate that we came away with a win. […]

  • Gavin Hunt, coach of Bidvest Wits during the 2016 Nedbank Cup last 16 match between Magesi FC and Bidvest Wits at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, South Africa on April 01, 2016 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    Hunt: We have hunger and desire

    “To be honest and fair, Jomo Cosmos where the better than us. They deserved more out of the game than what they got. Our players gave a good professional defensive performance, but the squad was lacking a little bit of edge in the final third. If you look at the squad it is depleted, but […]

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    Hunt On Orlando Pirates

    I can’t concern myself with the gap between Bidvest Wits and Mamelodi Sundowns. We need to focus on our next game, which is against Azam FC. We cannot get ahead of ourselves now because we have a thin squad at the moment. I have to use the squad wisely going forward. There is a big […]