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Bartlett To Assist ODG

TS Galaxy have announced Shaun Bartlett as Owen Da Gama’s Assistant Coach at TS Galaxy.

The club confirmed Bartlett joining on Sunday evening.

The former Golden Arrows and AmaTuks coach, last worked at Kaizer Chiefs as assistant to Ernst Middendorp. He departed Chiefs with Middendorp at the end of last season.

“I recommended Shaun because I’ve worked with him in the past. I coached him at Bloemfontein Celtic when he came back from overseas,” Head Coach Owen Da Gama told the TS Galaxy website.

“I also worked with him as an assistant in the Under-23. I know his talent and his commitment to the game. Most importantly I admire his work ethic. I know almost all his characteristics. We have to work very hard now. He understands the South African game very well.”. 

“I’m happy that he is on board. Now, it is all systems goes. Together with coach, Essau Mtsweni, Ashley Makhanya and Phuphu Mohlaba, I believe that we will steer this team in to greater heights. It might take time but we will eventually get there.”

“I’m delighted to join the club. I’m looking forward to the opportunity and to the prospect of getting the club higher on the league table,”  Bartlett told the website. 

“It is good to reunite with coach, Owen Da Gama. TS Galaxy is a good club in a sense that you can grow as a coach. Being new on the league means that whatever that you do get recognized. We have to get the club as high as possible on the log.”

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