Steven Polack

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Steven Polack said : “Those who are saying I am not concerned are dishonest. I have been on the management’s neck fighting for my players. Everyone is going through tough times and patience and endurance is key for us this time,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, May 23, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "Now football is second to me and human life is a priority. That is why I have been buying masks to those who can't afford using my own money whenever I meet them. I am in constant contact with my family and my 76-year-old mother has been indoors to avoid being infected," External link

allafrica Monday, April 13, 2020 1:50:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "Now football is second to me and human life is a priority. That is why I have been buying masks to those who can't afford using my own money whenever I meet them. I am in constant contact with my family and my 76-year-old mother has been indoors to avoid being infected," External link

nation-ke Friday, April 10, 2020 5:44:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We are preparing very well for the game and the confidence in the team is very high especially after our win against AFC Leopards in the derby. We are going for a win but we know it won’t be an easy match,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 13, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I thank every player and members of the club’s technical bench who have stayed true to our course because I understand what they have been going through. It has been tough and rough but I am proud of their fighting spirit and what they have done during my time as their coach,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 13, 2020 6:33:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “The two youngsters are still not ready to play at this level and it will take time though I can’t tell how long that will be. I have not been leaving them out due to tactical issues nor magnitude of the game but because I chose my squad from how one impresses in training,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, March 11, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I'm concerned about how we have been conceding easy goals, but I can’t blame any individual player. It is a team work and the whole team should ensure as much as a win is vital for us, the goals we concede also count. I have had a discussion with my players over that and it is what we are working on during our training sessions this week,” External link

nation-ke Monday, March 2, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I expect the strikers to utilise their chances to avoid pressure of staging a comeback like in the past two games. A win is a win and any player can score but we need to kill the game early enough to ease the pressure in the dying minutes,” External link

nation-ke Friday, February 28, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We have scored goals, but they have come by through team work and not individual effort,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, February 19, 2020 7:46:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack added : “I have no pressure because in football you can either get a win, draw or a loss. We have not won twice but there are many matches remaining, we still have a chance to redeem ourselves,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 13, 2020 3:59:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “My players have to react and win the game because we are not prepared to drop points and surrender our lead at the top of the table,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, February 11, 2020 2:03:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We lost unfairly but as a coach I don’t like commenting and blaming officials. I can’t also blame my defenders and the goalkeeper because we play as a team but let it be clear to our opponents that we won’t relent until we win the league,” External link

nation-ke Monday, February 10, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “They scored a quick goal as the match kicked off but the second one was as a result of poor defending from my defenders. The third goal we have to give credit to the striker, that was a brilliant goal. We had a number of chances, hit the post but it wasn’t our lucky day,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, February 8, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "We cannot see ourselves as champions in waiting since there are more than 50 points to be fought for. We will continue taking each match at a time. We played well in either half even though we would have won by a bigger margin. I am happy that Balinya hit the ground running on his debut," External link

thestarkenya Monday, February 3, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “On Wednesday, our match against Sofapaka was to start at 3pm, but it was rescheduled to 4pm and communication made when we were set. It has happened in the past and this trend has to stop,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “KPL should operate just like other leagues in the world. We are at times inconvenienced by the changes on the fixture, time and venues. They should be serious and do their work diligently instead of expecting clubs to adopt the changes hurriedly,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “On Wednesday, our match against Sofapaka was to start at 3pm, but it was rescheduled to 4pm and communication made when we were set. It has happened in the past and this trend has to stop,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “Today we were facing a very strong opponent, but we were still assured of taking the win at stoppage time since we defended well,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 26, 2020 3:19:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “I am happy with the preparations we had this week. For the first time in a long while we had a positive week without interruptions and I am impressed with the level of focus and the work we have put in. It is not going to be an easy match but I am confident the players will deliver the three points,” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 24, 2020 4:41:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We are monitoring them and so far I am impressed. I hope they will impact positively in the team's fight win matches and eventually the title,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 22, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We are monitoring them and so far I am impressed. I hope they will impact positively in the team's fight win matches and eventually the title,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 22, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We will go with what the club’s physiotherapists advice, he could be three or four weeks away from playing. We must be careful so that he does not pick another injury,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “The players had not trained for three days since they were on a go slow demanding their dues. They have received some money and are now determined to do the work on the pitch against Chemelil Sugar FC,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 13, 2020 6:58:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “My only worry is when you stay for a while without touching the ball you tend to take time before adjusting in match situations. However, like I have said before, we have quality players who are giving their best to this club despite the situation and my hope is they will fight and pick the three points,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:09:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have seen Juma in training just once and I could tell he is a good striker. I have to analyse him in more sessions before we make a decision. For Owusu, he is a player I have known since he was 21 years and having worked with him for many years, I know what he is capable of. He will bring in the quality we need in the team, but it has been a while and I will also need to check up on him next week when we resume training,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “It is unfortunate that we haven’t trained properly over the past two days, but we have good quality in the team and the players always do their best on match days – that is something I don’t take for granted. They always work hard despite the circumstances. We have laboured to pick points lately but that is a mark of a good team, grinding results even when all odds are stuck against you,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : “The player arrived today (Monday) and I will asses him today to see if he is fit to play for Gor Mahia. I may either decide to sign him after watching him today or a couple of training sessions. If he is not fit, we will not consider his services,” External link

theCitizen Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : “The player arrived today (Monday) and I will asses him today (Tuesday) to see if he is fit to play for Gor Mahia. I may either decide to sign him after watching him or a couple of training sessions. I am in charge and if he is not fit, we will not consider his services,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 5:29:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "It is funny, shocking and hypocritical that the KPL clubs undergoing tough financial challenges are in the fore front of signing players, yet they don't have money. Where have they suddenly got the money because many still owe players salary arrears? This is an issue I don't understand at all," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 6:35:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "We expect the financial issues to be solved most probably in the next 10 days so that we can also enhance our squad. We have already identified players to be offloaded, but it is not professional to tell you who they are. They will be informed before the issue goes to the media," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 6:35:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : "It is no secret that teams raise the bar whenever they play Gor Mahia and Wazito will be doing the same. I know they are money giants, but that won't count because our aim is to collect all the three points," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:20:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I a m going home for holidays and my assistant Patrick Odhiambo will take charge of the team. I will be back on December 30 to continue with my duties but in case of anything, I will personally communicate my decision to the club management,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 24, 2019 8:38:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I am leaving the country this Sunday and hopefully I will be back on December 30. I am an honest person and I will communicate my decision to the management if am unable to make it back so as to continue with my duties at the club,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, December 18, 2019 6:19:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “Kenneth had an injury and he didn’t fake it as some of the fans are trying to imply. He has now recovered fully and that is why he is playing for Harambee Stars. I interact with this players daily and am sure he was truly injured,” External link

nation-ke Monday, December 9, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "Things are continuing to be tough not only to the players but also for me. I'm the sole breadwinner for my family back at home and I have to pay for their house and take care of them. I will have to make a decision in a few days on the way forward," External link

nation-ke Saturday, December 7, 2019 4:56:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “To win matches we have to sort all this issues so that players can concentrate. The league is very competitive and we have to get focused so as to win our matches,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 3, 2019 7:13:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have been engaging the chairman and he had promised me that they will be paid this week. I have also not been paid so we are in the same situation,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 3, 2019 7:13:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We never keep a match this simple like we did today. Ulinzi’s defence was solid and that outshone us at some point and we lost a lot of chances,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, November 30, 2019 6:12:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Kenneth Muguna ) : “I have also seen some issues concerning Kenneth and they are not true. I know and we have spoken about his injury. I will monitor him during our training and sees if he is fit to play,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, November 26, 2019 7:02:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “We have learnt a lot from the Benghazi trip and we used the match to gauge our preparedness for Kakamega Homeboyz match. It will be a tough one but we are all prepared. Every game is important to us so we will be going for a win,” External link

nation-ke Monday, November 18, 2019 2:37:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack added : “I believe in the players who will be available and I know they will give us all the three points,” External link

nation-ke Monday, November 18, 2019 2:37:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We were not at our best in the first half but after our talk during half time, we managed to identify the problem and I am glad the boys reacted well. I am over the moon with my first win in the local Derby and credit to the players for their input,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 11, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “We have had good sessions since Thursday and I am contented with the level the team is in at the moment. I am aware what this particular game means to the club and that alone is pumping me up. The players too want to win and have shown desire and hunger in training,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, November 9, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “It has come at the right time. We have the opportunity to train and also relax in a good environment during the international week and that to me is very good. I will miss several players who will be away with the national team but the bigger chunk will be available and that is good,” External link

nation-ke Friday, November 8, 2019 6:36:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I’m not worried about the derby. A good win would have given us confidence going into the match on Sunday but on the flipside, a loss is also a wakeup call – we have to go out there and show people who we are on Sunday,” External link

nation-ke Friday, November 8, 2019 6:05:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We have a game tomorrow (Wednesday) yet nobody has turned up for training including the players who didn’t travel for the Motema Pembe game. I don’t know their whereabouts and it will be difficult to win games if we continue this way,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We will be going for a win. We know they are tough opponents but we will do all our best to outclass them in preparation for the derby this weekend,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have said this before - in football, it is not over until it is over. If we scored at home then we can score in Kinshasa too and the good thing is we now have an idea on how our opponents play – their strengths and weaknesses. Our target is to proceed to the group stage and I know it is possible,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, November 3, 2019 5:55:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I will work with the available players and seek to improve in all departments. The last two weeks have been slightly difficult but I laud the players for their desire and passion. The door is still open for us,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "We will have to be more clinical to stand a chance. I will work to improve on everything, including our defence," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : “The team is okay and those who played on Sunday were given time to rest. I am impressed with the way our team performed on the pitch and am sure we will get a good result away. The team is united and they are happy playing for Gor Mahia,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have been in DRC twice as a coach and I know how they treat opponents. I have instructed my players not to react to any issue and leave it to security officials and CAF. Our main focus will be to win the game whatever situation we find ourselves in,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “Their attitude and focus has been fantastic and I am optimistic they will apply the same during the game. It is a two-legged tie and we have to start with a win at home as that will put us in a good position in the return leg,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, October 26, 2019 7:02:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "I feel we have improved in every aspect and my players will now do the job at home. I expect a win. In football, you aspire to win your home matches before the fans and that is what we will go for on Sunday," External link

nation-ke Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack added ( about Kenneth Muguna ) : "There were issues with my two captains (Kenneth Muguna and Joash Onyango), but they are back. The players have agreed that we hand them back their roles. The off-pitch issues will always be there but we are more focussed on winning our game at home so that we can head to the second leg with confidence," External link

nation-ke Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack added : “As at now my aim is to win the match against Kariobangi Sharks and staying on top of the table. The players were very happy with my return as I had told them to ignore the rumours that I had abandoned them. I am back and will strive to offer the best,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 15, 2019 6:24:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack conceded ( about Gor Mahia ) : “It’s a learning process. Every Gor player will now know the level and quality of teams in the Champions League and improve next time,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 30, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “We have to believe that it is possible otherwise there’s no need to play football. We have watched a few videos from the first leg match and we know what we need to do. Mistakes happen in football but it is how you react after falling down that really matters,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, September 28, 2019 6:07:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : "It's not yet over. It can be done, it has been done before in football," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:44:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack noted : "We lost to USM Alger not because we were a poor team but due to little mistakes and loss of concentration. We had 16 players but only one or two have the experience of playing in continental and competitive matches. I don’t want to blame any player or management but I take responsibility for the defeat," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:44:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “I know they beat us last year but history counts for nothing in modern football. We will fight hard and ensure we come back to Kenya with a positive result. However, I know North Africans are not easy to play at their own backyard. We have a game plan and I am optimistic it will work,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, September 15, 2019 7:03:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I was very impressed by the players' attitude during the entire trip. The build-up was difficult but they performed well and I’m happy with the result. I only trained with them once but I’m happy that their response is already showing,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:51:00 AM EAT



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Steven Polack said : “Those who are saying I am not concerned are dishonest. I have been on the management’s neck fighting for my players. Everyone is going through tough times and patience and endurance is key for us this time,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, May 23, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "Now football is second to me and human life is a priority. That is why I have been buying masks to those who can't afford using my own money whenever I meet them. I am in constant contact with my family and my 76-year-old mother has been indoors to avoid being infected," External link

allafrica Monday, April 13, 2020 1:50:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "Now football is second to me and human life is a priority. That is why I have been buying masks to those who can't afford using my own money whenever I meet them. I am in constant contact with my family and my 76-year-old mother has been indoors to avoid being infected," External link

nation-ke Friday, April 10, 2020 5:44:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We are preparing very well for the game and the confidence in the team is very high especially after our win against AFC Leopards in the derby. We are going for a win but we know it won’t be an easy match,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 13, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I thank every player and members of the club’s technical bench who have stayed true to our course because I understand what they have been going through. It has been tough and rough but I am proud of their fighting spirit and what they have done during my time as their coach,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 13, 2020 6:33:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “The two youngsters are still not ready to play at this level and it will take time though I can’t tell how long that will be. I have not been leaving them out due to tactical issues nor magnitude of the game but because I chose my squad from how one impresses in training,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, March 11, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I'm concerned about how we have been conceding easy goals, but I can’t blame any individual player. It is a team work and the whole team should ensure as much as a win is vital for us, the goals we concede also count. I have had a discussion with my players over that and it is what we are working on during our training sessions this week,” External link

nation-ke Monday, March 2, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I expect the strikers to utilise their chances to avoid pressure of staging a comeback like in the past two games. A win is a win and any player can score but we need to kill the game early enough to ease the pressure in the dying minutes,” External link

nation-ke Friday, February 28, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We have scored goals, but they have come by through team work and not individual effort,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, February 19, 2020 7:46:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack added : “I have no pressure because in football you can either get a win, draw or a loss. We have not won twice but there are many matches remaining, we still have a chance to redeem ourselves,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 13, 2020 3:59:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “My players have to react and win the game because we are not prepared to drop points and surrender our lead at the top of the table,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, February 11, 2020 2:03:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We lost unfairly but as a coach I don’t like commenting and blaming officials. I can’t also blame my defenders and the goalkeeper because we play as a team but let it be clear to our opponents that we won’t relent until we win the league,” External link

nation-ke Monday, February 10, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “They scored a quick goal as the match kicked off but the second one was as a result of poor defending from my defenders. The third goal we have to give credit to the striker, that was a brilliant goal. We had a number of chances, hit the post but it wasn’t our lucky day,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, February 8, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "We cannot see ourselves as champions in waiting since there are more than 50 points to be fought for. We will continue taking each match at a time. We played well in either half even though we would have won by a bigger margin. I am happy that Balinya hit the ground running on his debut," External link

thestarkenya Monday, February 3, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “On Wednesday, our match against Sofapaka was to start at 3pm, but it was rescheduled to 4pm and communication made when we were set. It has happened in the past and this trend has to stop,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “KPL should operate just like other leagues in the world. We are at times inconvenienced by the changes on the fixture, time and venues. They should be serious and do their work diligently instead of expecting clubs to adopt the changes hurriedly,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “On Wednesday, our match against Sofapaka was to start at 3pm, but it was rescheduled to 4pm and communication made when we were set. It has happened in the past and this trend has to stop,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “Today we were facing a very strong opponent, but we were still assured of taking the win at stoppage time since we defended well,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 26, 2020 3:19:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “I am happy with the preparations we had this week. For the first time in a long while we had a positive week without interruptions and I am impressed with the level of focus and the work we have put in. It is not going to be an easy match but I am confident the players will deliver the three points,” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 24, 2020 4:41:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We are monitoring them and so far I am impressed. I hope they will impact positively in the team's fight win matches and eventually the title,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 22, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We are monitoring them and so far I am impressed. I hope they will impact positively in the team's fight win matches and eventually the title,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 22, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We will go with what the club’s physiotherapists advice, he could be three or four weeks away from playing. We must be careful so that he does not pick another injury,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “The players had not trained for three days since they were on a go slow demanding their dues. They have received some money and are now determined to do the work on the pitch against Chemelil Sugar FC,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 13, 2020 6:58:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “My only worry is when you stay for a while without touching the ball you tend to take time before adjusting in match situations. However, like I have said before, we have quality players who are giving their best to this club despite the situation and my hope is they will fight and pick the three points,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:09:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have seen Juma in training just once and I could tell he is a good striker. I have to analyse him in more sessions before we make a decision. For Owusu, he is a player I have known since he was 21 years and having worked with him for many years, I know what he is capable of. He will bring in the quality we need in the team, but it has been a while and I will also need to check up on him next week when we resume training,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “It is unfortunate that we haven’t trained properly over the past two days, but we have good quality in the team and the players always do their best on match days – that is something I don’t take for granted. They always work hard despite the circumstances. We have laboured to pick points lately but that is a mark of a good team, grinding results even when all odds are stuck against you,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 11, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : “The player arrived today (Monday) and I will asses him today to see if he is fit to play for Gor Mahia. I may either decide to sign him after watching him today or a couple of training sessions. If he is not fit, we will not consider his services,” External link

theCitizen Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:32:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : “The player arrived today (Monday) and I will asses him today (Tuesday) to see if he is fit to play for Gor Mahia. I may either decide to sign him after watching him or a couple of training sessions. I am in charge and if he is not fit, we will not consider his services,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 5:29:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "It is funny, shocking and hypocritical that the KPL clubs undergoing tough financial challenges are in the fore front of signing players, yet they don't have money. Where have they suddenly got the money because many still owe players salary arrears? This is an issue I don't understand at all," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 6:35:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "We expect the financial issues to be solved most probably in the next 10 days so that we can also enhance our squad. We have already identified players to be offloaded, but it is not professional to tell you who they are. They will be informed before the issue goes to the media," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 6:35:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : "It is no secret that teams raise the bar whenever they play Gor Mahia and Wazito will be doing the same. I know they are money giants, but that won't count because our aim is to collect all the three points," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:20:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I a m going home for holidays and my assistant Patrick Odhiambo will take charge of the team. I will be back on December 30 to continue with my duties but in case of anything, I will personally communicate my decision to the club management,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 24, 2019 8:38:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I am leaving the country this Sunday and hopefully I will be back on December 30. I am an honest person and I will communicate my decision to the management if am unable to make it back so as to continue with my duties at the club,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, December 18, 2019 6:19:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “Kenneth had an injury and he didn’t fake it as some of the fans are trying to imply. He has now recovered fully and that is why he is playing for Harambee Stars. I interact with this players daily and am sure he was truly injured,” External link

nation-ke Monday, December 9, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "Things are continuing to be tough not only to the players but also for me. I'm the sole breadwinner for my family back at home and I have to pay for their house and take care of them. I will have to make a decision in a few days on the way forward," External link

nation-ke Saturday, December 7, 2019 4:56:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “To win matches we have to sort all this issues so that players can concentrate. The league is very competitive and we have to get focused so as to win our matches,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 3, 2019 7:13:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have been engaging the chairman and he had promised me that they will be paid this week. I have also not been paid so we are in the same situation,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 3, 2019 7:13:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We never keep a match this simple like we did today. Ulinzi’s defence was solid and that outshone us at some point and we lost a lot of chances,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, November 30, 2019 6:12:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Kenneth Muguna ) : “I have also seen some issues concerning Kenneth and they are not true. I know and we have spoken about his injury. I will monitor him during our training and sees if he is fit to play,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, November 26, 2019 7:02:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “We have learnt a lot from the Benghazi trip and we used the match to gauge our preparedness for Kakamega Homeboyz match. It will be a tough one but we are all prepared. Every game is important to us so we will be going for a win,” External link

nation-ke Monday, November 18, 2019 2:37:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack added : “I believe in the players who will be available and I know they will give us all the three points,” External link

nation-ke Monday, November 18, 2019 2:37:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We were not at our best in the first half but after our talk during half time, we managed to identify the problem and I am glad the boys reacted well. I am over the moon with my first win in the local Derby and credit to the players for their input,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 11, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “We have had good sessions since Thursday and I am contented with the level the team is in at the moment. I am aware what this particular game means to the club and that alone is pumping me up. The players too want to win and have shown desire and hunger in training,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, November 9, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “It has come at the right time. We have the opportunity to train and also relax in a good environment during the international week and that to me is very good. I will miss several players who will be away with the national team but the bigger chunk will be available and that is good,” External link

nation-ke Friday, November 8, 2019 6:36:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I’m not worried about the derby. A good win would have given us confidence going into the match on Sunday but on the flipside, a loss is also a wakeup call – we have to go out there and show people who we are on Sunday,” External link

nation-ke Friday, November 8, 2019 6:05:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We have a game tomorrow (Wednesday) yet nobody has turned up for training including the players who didn’t travel for the Motema Pembe game. I don’t know their whereabouts and it will be difficult to win games if we continue this way,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “We will be going for a win. We know they are tough opponents but we will do all our best to outclass them in preparation for the derby this weekend,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have said this before - in football, it is not over until it is over. If we scored at home then we can score in Kinshasa too and the good thing is we now have an idea on how our opponents play – their strengths and weaknesses. Our target is to proceed to the group stage and I know it is possible,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, November 3, 2019 5:55:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I will work with the available players and seek to improve in all departments. The last two weeks have been slightly difficult but I laud the players for their desire and passion. The door is still open for us,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : "We will have to be more clinical to stand a chance. I will work to improve on everything, including our defence," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said ( about Gor Mahia ) : “The team is okay and those who played on Sunday were given time to rest. I am impressed with the way our team performed on the pitch and am sure we will get a good result away. The team is united and they are happy playing for Gor Mahia,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I have been in DRC twice as a coach and I know how they treat opponents. I have instructed my players not to react to any issue and leave it to security officials and CAF. Our main focus will be to win the game whatever situation we find ourselves in,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 29, 2019 6:00:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “Their attitude and focus has been fantastic and I am optimistic they will apply the same during the game. It is a two-legged tie and we have to start with a win at home as that will put us in a good position in the return leg,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, October 26, 2019 7:02:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack said : "I feel we have improved in every aspect and my players will now do the job at home. I expect a win. In football, you aspire to win your home matches before the fans and that is what we will go for on Sunday," External link

nation-ke Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack added ( about Kenneth Muguna ) : "There were issues with my two captains (Kenneth Muguna and Joash Onyango), but they are back. The players have agreed that we hand them back their roles. The off-pitch issues will always be there but we are more focussed on winning our game at home so that we can head to the second leg with confidence," External link

nation-ke Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack added : “As at now my aim is to win the match against Kariobangi Sharks and staying on top of the table. The players were very happy with my return as I had told them to ignore the rumours that I had abandoned them. I am back and will strive to offer the best,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, October 15, 2019 6:24:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack conceded ( about Gor Mahia ) : “It’s a learning process. Every Gor player will now know the level and quality of teams in the Champions League and improve next time,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 30, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack told : “We have to believe that it is possible otherwise there’s no need to play football. We have watched a few videos from the first leg match and we know what we need to do. Mistakes happen in football but it is how you react after falling down that really matters,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, September 28, 2019 6:07:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : "It's not yet over. It can be done, it has been done before in football," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:44:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack noted : "We lost to USM Alger not because we were a poor team but due to little mistakes and loss of concentration. We had 16 players but only one or two have the experience of playing in continental and competitive matches. I don’t want to blame any player or management but I take responsibility for the defeat," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:44:00 PM EAT

Steven Polack told : “I know they beat us last year but history counts for nothing in modern football. We will fight hard and ensure we come back to Kenya with a positive result. However, I know North Africans are not easy to play at their own backyard. We have a game plan and I am optimistic it will work,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, September 15, 2019 7:03:00 AM EAT

Steven Polack said : “I was very impressed by the players' attitude during the entire trip. The build-up was difficult but they performed well and I’m happy with the result. I only trained with them once but I’m happy that their response is already showing,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:51:00 AM EAT



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coach33.33%EN07/14/201714/07/2017
entraîneur33.33%FR07/14/201714/07/2017
head coach16.67%EN07/14/201714/07/2017
midfielder16.67%EN07/13/201713/07/2017
Names Lang Count
Steven PolackFR66.67%
Steven PolackEN33.33%


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