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Recognizing Excellence: Pitso Mosimane Takes Home Top Prize

Pitso Mosimane, the South African football manager, has been named Coach of the Month by the Saudi First Division, also known as the Yelo League. Mosimane, who currently manages Al Ahli, has been making waves in Saudi Arabia following his successful stint with Egypt’s Al Ahly.

February was a mixed month for Mosimane and Al Ahli, starting with a 4-1 defeat to Al Akhdoud. However, the team quickly bounced back and went on a three-game winning streak, defeating Al Kholood, Al Orubah, and Ohod. March also started brightly for Mosimane and Al Ahli, with victories against Jeddah and Najran, before they suffered a 2-0 loss to Al Riyadh.

The Manager of the Month award is a well-deserved recognition for Mosimane, who has been on a winning streak since joining Saudi Arabia. He has won 9 out of his last 11 matches and has started to win over the local fans, who initially were not fully convinced of his abilities.

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Mosimane’s success with Al Ahli has put the team in a strong position to claim promotion to the top tier of Saudi football. They currently sit in second place with 52 points after 25 matches, one point behind Al Hazm, and one point clear of Al Riyadh, who have played one match more.

Pitso Mosimane is no stranger to individual honors, having won the PSL Coach of the Season award five times during his time with Mamelodi Sundowns, and also being named the Confederation of African Football Coach of the Year.

With the Saudi First Division taking a break for the rest of the month, Mosimane will have the chance to work with his non-international players during the international break. The league will resume on April 15, with Al Ahli hosting Al Faisaly, as they look to return to winning ways and continue their quest for promotion to the top tier.

In conclusion, the Manager of the Month award for Pitso Mosimane is a well-deserved recognition for his excellent start to life in Saudi Arabia and the success he has brought to Al Ahli. With the team in a strong position to claim promotion, Mosimane will be hoping to continue his winning ways and bring more success to the team and its fans.

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