When Lyle Lakay looks at Mamelodi Sundowns youngsters such as Keletso Makgalwa, Promise Mkhuma, Sphelele Mkhulise, he recalls of the infant stages of his career where he was the youngest player at SuperSport United back in 2009.
Four signings already ahead of the new season, Orlando Pirates have shown their seriousness in terms of assembling a formidable squad that will be able to compete for trophies.
Gabadinho Mhango could be on his way to Europe as Orlando Pirates look to have accepted an offer for him from an unnamed team in France, Phakaaathi Plus has learned.
“We encourage former players [to get involved at SAFA], but also to either get an education or get technical qualifications. It is sometimes a problem, especially for those that have played at the highest level,” says the Safa president.
The new DStv Premiership logo and trophy, meanwhile, elicited mixed reviews on social media as a new era for South African top flight football begins.
DStv replace Absa as the new sponsors of the top flight, starting from the 2020/21 season, which is expected to kick off in mid-October.

PSL News SuperSport reacts to reported club sale

SuperSport United has denied that the Pretoria-based side is up for sale.

PSL News High hopes for success in Kaizer Chiefs’ transfer ban appeal

Kaizer Chiefs’ hopes of winning their appeal against a two-year transfer ban imposed by Fifa last year have been raised after Zambia’s Nkana FC won theirs and have been given the green light to sign new players. 

PSL News Swallows net lethal Ghanaian striker 

Swallows FC have added Ghanaian striker Daniel Gozar to their squad as they prepare for their first season in the top flight after a five year hiatus. READ MORE: There are valid reasons for buying and selling clubs – Malesela. After winning automatic promotion last month, the club have quietly gone about strengthening their team […]

PSL News Jele should remain Pirates captain – Manenzhe

“The captain of Orlando Pirates is Happy Jele, he has been at the club for many years. He knows the culture of the team very well.” says the former Pirates striker.

PSL News Kapini finds new home after Highlands Park exit

Veteran goalkeeper Tapuwa Kapini has secured a new contract after leaving Highlands Park at the end of the fallen season.

PSL News There are valid reasons for selling and buying clubs – Malesela

New TS Galaxy coach Dan Malesela has defended his boss Tim Sukazi’s decision to buy the top-flight status of Highlands Park rather then letting his club fight to win promotion from the GladAfrica Championship.

PSL News Komphela feels sorry Middendorp after losing the league title 

With the way Kaizer Chiefs lost the Absa Premiership title, Steve Komphela says he feels sorry for former Amakhosi coach Ernst Middendorp, who ended up parting ways with the club. 

PSL News Orlando Pirates unveil more signings

Following the unveiling of Thulani Hlatshwayo and Deon Hotto from Bidvest Wits on Monday, Orlando Pirates have announced two more additions ahead of the start of the 2020/21 season. 

PSL News Let coaches buy the players they want – Pitso

Pitso Mosimane enjoys the privilege of picking and choosing which player he wants to recruit at Mamelodi Sundowns and he suggests that it is time that other teams give their coaches the leeway to delve into the transfer window and purchase players who they think will fit into their philosophy.

PSL News Khoza to announce new league sponsor?

Premier Soccer League chairman, Irvin Khoza is set to address the media on Thursday and is expected to give clarity on a number of issues including speculation on who will be the new title sponsor for the league, replacing Absa who pulled out at the end of last season. 

PSL News Former Chiefs star Khanye reacts to Sheppard, Zwane’s appointments

Former Kaizer Chiefs winger Junior Khanye has welcomed the appointment of Dillon Sheppard as the new Amakhosi assistant.

PSL News It’s an honour to join Orlando Pirates – Hotto

Newly signed Orlando Pirates winger Deon Hotto has described his move to the Buccaneers as a ‘dream come true’.

PSL News Ex-Pirates star reveals his advice to new Buccaneers winger Hotto

Former Orlando Pirates midfielder Lebo Mothibantwa described Deon Hotto as a disciplined professional who will fit right into the Sea Robbers’ system.

PSL News Mixed reaction to new Kaizer Chiefs jerseys

Kaizer Chiefs on Tuesday unveiled their new home and away kits for the 2020/21 season.



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