Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed the return of Stuart Baxter for a second stint as head coach as the successor to Gavin Hunt.
Baxter has signed a two-year contract with an choice of an extra two years with the Soweto giants and returns after stints with SuperSport United, Bafana Bafana and Odisha FC in India.
He gained two league titles, the MTN and the Nedbank Cup throughout his first stint with Amakhosi and membership chairman Kaizer Motaung believes his return will additional them on their course to success.
“We believe we are on track with the changes we have made so far in the coaching and technical department after a challenging season domestically,” Motaung mentioned.
“After intensive evaluations and consultations, we determined to nominate Stuart as a result of we imagine he’s one coach who understands our philosophy and tradition.
“We know his work ethic and believe he will work with the team we have at the moment while trying to rebuild and ensure we have a formidable side for the new season.”
Baxter is about to work with Arthur Zwane and Dillon Sheppard as assistant coaches with the help of the newly appointed Head of Technical and Development Molefi Ntseki.