In a historic moment for Stellenbosch FC, Steve Barker is set to take charge of his 200th match as the head coach this afternoon. This milestone marks a journey filled with determination and success, with one remarkable achievement being the team’s elevation to the DSTv Premiership.
Back in the 2018–19 National First Division season, Steve Barker’s Stellenbosch F.C. embarked on a thrilling campaign. Their quest for DSTv Premiership status came down to the wire in the final round.
In a tense showdown, Stellenbosch F.C. secured their title victory and promotion with a hard-fought 0–0 draw at home against Maccabi F.C.
This achievement not only signaled the team’s rise to the top tier of South African football but also showcased Barker’s strategic prowess and leadership on the sidelines.
He has since continued to guide Stellenbosch FC, shaping them into a formidable force in the DSTv Premiership.
“Steve Barker will take charge of his 𝟮𝟬𝟬𝘁𝗵 match as head coach of Stellenbosch FC this afternoon,” said Club.
This afternoon, Stellenbosch is set to host the defending MTN 8 champion Orlando Pirates in the first leg of the MTN 8 semifinal.
As he steps onto the pitch for his 200th match at the helm, Steve Barker’s journey stands as a testament to dedication, passion, and the pursuit of excellence.