Supa 8 preparations going smoothly

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has announced that the preparations for the SAA Supa 8 semi-final matches are going according to plan. This was confirmed by PSL General Manager for Marketing and Communications Ntambi Ravele; at a press conference held at the league's offices on Tuesday.

The 'Pretoria Derby' between Sundowns and SuperSport, takes place at the Olympia Stadium in Rustenburg on Saturday, September, 23 (Kick-off: 15.15);

"We are encouraging the football-loving public to go and buy tickets in advance, as encounters between all four teams are action-packed" Ravele stated.

Gates for the 'Brazilians' v 'Matsatsantsa a Pitori' match open at 11.00 and football fans are requested to come early at the stadium to enable smooth entry into the venues. 

Tickets are available at Computickets (nationally), and also at the Thlabane Spar in Rustenburg.

The second semi-final, which has been dubbed as the 'Soweto Derby', will be contested by rivals Kaizer Chiefs and Moroka Swallows; and it takes place on Sunday, October 24 at the ABSA Stadium in Durban (Kick-off: 15.15).

Gates for the KZN encounter open at 10.00. The traditional free parking at Kings Park is no longer available - due to reconstruction activities in the area. fans are requested to park at the following areas:

- The Kings Park Swimming Pool area

- Athletic Stadium

- Cycling track

-Stables and Snel Parades

Tickets for this match are available at Computicket (nationally).

Ravele also added that both matches have been classified as "Category A" or "High Risk" matches; and that body searches will be conducted at all entry points, gates and turnstiles of both venues.


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Sunday, September 24
SAA Supa 8 Semi-final
Swallows v Kaizer Chiefs
Venue: ABSA Stadium

Saturday, September 30
Castle Premiership
Ajax v Moroka Swallows
Venue: Newlands Stadium

Sunday, October 15
Castle Premiership
Moroka Swallows v Cosmos
Venue: Germiston Stadium

Sunday, October 22
Castle Premiership
Arrows v Moroka Swallows
Venue: King Zwelithini

Sunday, September 17
Castle Premiership
0-0 vs Benoni P. United
Venue: Meadowlands Stadium

Wednesday, September 13
Castle Premiership (POSTPONED)
Moroka Swallows vs Orlando Pirates
Venue: Germiston Stadium

Sunday, September 10
Castle Premiership
1-0 vs Silver Stars
Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium

Saturday, August 26
Castle Premiership
0-2 vs Black Leopards
Venue: Thohoyandou Stadium

Sunday, August 20
SAA Supa 8 Q/F
2-1 vs Silver Stars
Venue: Germiston Stadium

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