Tim Spirit | Don't jump to conclusions, Mzansi

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Soon after we heard news of Orlando Pirates head coach Josef Zinnbauer leaving for Germany after last weekend’s derby, conspiracy theories started flying, with rumours running left, right and centre. Picture: Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images
Soon after we heard news of Orlando Pirates head coach Josef Zinnbauer leaving for Germany after last weekend’s derby, conspiracy theories started flying, with rumours running left, right and centre. Picture: Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images

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Why are football followers so quick to judge and reach conclusions without verifying facts first? Is it about who gets the word out first? What exactly is the rush?

This is something that has been bothering me for some time, especially as we often find ourselves in an offside position.

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