Our Technical Staff


Miles October


He has been an active sportsperson since he was child. He as played football for Norway Parks and baseball for Maitland Giants, both well-known clubs in the Kensington area. He is also an avid squash player and has recently started playing golf.

George Dearnaley

Director of Coaching

Former Bafana Bafana striker George Dearnaley is the Head Coach for the 2016/17 season.  Dearnaley played for AmaZulu (1992-96), Hellenic (1997) and Seven Stars (97-98) before retiring.  Dearnaley was the PSL top scorer in SA in 1992.




The former Bafana Bafana international with 15 caps. He started his professional playing career at Cape Town Spurs, in 1995. David Kannemeyer was a founding member of Ajax Cape Town when Cape Town Spurs and Seven Stars amalgamated in 1999.


Zane Alexander

Assistant Coach

Zane Alexander is the Assistant Coach this season.  Alexander was a youngster at Cape Town Spurs when they won the double in 1995.  He then moved to SuperSport United where he starred for the Pretoria-based team and earned National U23 team honours for his efforts in midfield.


Anella Botha

Team Manager

He is former Ajax youth scout and currently doing part-time scouting for the Old Mutual Football Academy. He is also a qualified South African Football Association referee and officiated at national second division level.


Katherine Poole


 Katherine is a registered biokineticist with a sporting background in football, previously playing for Stellenbosch University. Apart from private practice, she has been involved in youth development, club, and provincial sports in Western Cape and Mpumalanga regions.


Shivaan Sayed


He Played for Trinitarians, Old Mutual and Vasco Da Gama. He coached Ajax Cape Town for 5 year between 2012-2017, won Copa Amsterdam Esad tournament in Germany, and Teborg tournament in Holland.

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Zane Ryklief


Senior Men’s Head and Assistant Coach with Milano United Football Club in the ABC Motsepe, Senior Men’s Head and Assistant Coach with RC Athletico Football Club in the ABC Motsepe & Youth Coach with Milano United Wynberg St John’s and Meadowridge Football Club