Assault: Former Bafana coach looks to settle case

2013-03-26 00:00

JOHANNESBURG — Former Bafana Bafana coach Stanley “Screamer” Tshabalala wants to settle assault charges against him out of court, police said yesterday.

“The case is still on. The remand date is outstanding because both parties want to settle out of court. The court will inform them of the date when they can meet for a settlement,” said Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela.

Tshabalala appeared in the Roodepoort Magistrate’s Court on March 1 after allegedly assaulting a couple during a soccer match in Dobsonville, Soweto.

Tshabalala allegedly had an argument with a woman sitting behind him. When her boyfriend, Miguel Cruz, intervened, Tshabala allegedly assaulted him.

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