The search for the final 16-man squad that make up the 2018 Ke Yona Team was finalised at the Nedbank headquarters in Sandton on Wednesday night.
Shakes Mashaba and his assistant coaches ended their months of going up and down the country in search for aspiring youngsters who will take on reigning Nedbank Cup champions Free State Stars on September 9.
It may have been Patrick Phungwayo’s third Nedbank Cup medal but the defender admitted that it meant so much more for him to have won it with Free State Stars who last won silverware some 24 years ago.
The family of one of the man arrested during Saturday’s riots at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban have revealed that he is actually an Orlando Pirates fan and would not have been aggrieved by the embarrassing score line.
The SA Football Association (Safa) on Monday condemned the senseless violence that occurred after the Nedbank Cup semi-final match between Kaizer Chiefs and Free State Stars at Moses Mabhida Stadium, in Durban, on Saturday.
The Premier Soccer League (PSL) on Monday confirmed there were no deaths following the riots after the Nedbank Cup match between Kaizer Chiefs and Free States Stars at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday.