Kaizer Chief sacked their head coach Gavin Hunt on Friday after eight months being in charge, Assistant coaches Arthur Zwane and Dillon Sheppard take charge of the team until a new coach is appointed.

The news of Hunt sack was announced on the club’s twitter page that stated, “with immediate effect’ with two more DSTV Premiership games remaining.

Amakhosi are 11th placed on the league table following a 2-1 defeat to Black Leopards on Wednesday.

Hunt replaced Ernst Middendorp in September 2020.

The 56- year- old led a total of 44 official games with 12 wins, drawing 17 and losing 15. The South African outfit heads into their sixth year without a major trophy.