Gordinho reacts to Highlands Park win

Following Amakhosi’s win over Highlands Park over the weekend at the Moses Mabhida stadium in Durban, Kaizer Chiefs website caught up with the team’s goal scorer on the day, Lorenzo Gordinho to get his views on the impressive form the team is showing of late. The goal was the defender’s fourth of the season and credits his colleagues for his improving performances on the field.

On the win over Highlands Park:

“It was not an easy game for us and the results tells you that, but the overall performance from the team was good to see especially everyone playing their part in ensuring that we walk away with the all-important three points. Credit must be given to Highlands (Park) because they didn’t make easy for us, but we are just happy that we won the game and we are in the right direction.”

On keeping the winning streak going:

“It’s good for us as a team and for our momentum to keep it going. The confidence of the team is very important at this stage and we need to keep it going especially heading into the Ajax (Cape Town) game..…you want to get there high on confidence and also maintain our place at the top of the log.“

On the team spirit within the side:

“The team spirit is very high at the moment, as players we are enjoying ourselves and it’s showing with the results and that’s what is important. This is a real team very good-experienced players and I think we’re in a good space to continue moving forward.”

On individual brilliance and scoring goals:

“It does feel good to be able to contribute towards scoring goals and defending and I am glad to help the team. It’s also very important to note that all this would not be possible without my teammates and the technical team who have really been supportive in helping me improve my game.”

On the atmosphere at our home games:

“It really feels good that our fans are coming back to the stadium and supporting us. The confidence is there, they are happy with the team and believing in us again, and that gives us all the boost we need on game day to get the positive results.”