Former Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund is working again and has set himself the task of returning his former club Santos to the top-flight PSL. Santos, who have fallen on tough times and are now campaigning in the regional Second Division. They had announced his arrival on the 9th of October.

Gordon Igesund has committed himself to returning the former PSL title-winners to its rightful status among the top clubs in Cape Town and South Africa. This is surely possible because back in the 2001-2002-soccer season he managed to win the PSL title with Santos.

In a statement on the 9th of October, Santos said: “In order to rise from the ashes stronger than before, it is essential that we consolidate the current operation and strengthen ourselves through the addition of strategic partners. Santos is proud to announce Gordon Igesund and Bryn Ressel (Businessman) as our newest partners.

“To get back to the glory days, and return to the PSL, the club has set itself a four-year plan. The plan will place great value on youth development structures while building a winning team of players and coaches, to be mentored by Gordon.”
Gordon Igesund is an eThekwini Living Legend of 2010