According to the reports, there's a long line of coaches waiting to lead South Africa.
- Republic of Ireland manager Brian Kerr
- Jo Bonfrere who coached Nigeria and Cameroon
- Claude le Roy who won the African Nations Cup with Cameroon in 1988 and took the team to the World Cup in 1998
- former Liverpool striker Ian Rush
- former Tottenham Hotspur manager David Pleat
and now add Ruud Gullit to the list...