McCarthy satisfied with CT City’s display

Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy

Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy says he is satisfied with his side’s performance against Polokwane City in their MTN8 quarter-final encounter at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.

The Citizens advanced to the next round of the competition following their 1-0 victory over Rise and Shine, courtesy of an own goal by Sibusiso Mbonani.

The 39-year-old coach says he is proud of the performance his side displayed against a ”very dangerous” Polokwane side.

“We’re a work in progress,” McCarthy told SuperSportTV after the game.

“The signs are there that the boys can play, but I think now it’s back to the drawing board again.

“We got a first win and Polokwane didn’t just come here to add numbers, they came to play and they’re a very dangerous team.

“I’m very proud and privileged to be part of this team. These boys have gone out there and played for me and I can’t really ask for more.”

Cape Town City will now turn their attention to the Absa Premiership when they take on Bidvest Wits at the Bidvest Stadium on Friday.

Kick-off has been set for 20:00.

– This story originally appeared on SportsClub.co.za

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