I'm hoping that we'll bring Brands in and allow him to do what a DoF does, which is to identify a style of play for the club and then implement this through manager and squad.
As SA doesn't have a style of play, Brands will fire him and replace him with his choice of coach.
That enables the narrative of thanking him for his contribution, the team heading in a new direction and absolves Moshiri from firing him personally.
"Ah, but my friend Sam, it's not me, I appreciate you introducing me to onion gravy and Fake Taxi. You know I'd have kept you on, but this one is out of my hands..."