PSL Statement on acts of violence and hooliganism


The Premier Soccer League (PSL) strongly condemns acts of hooliganism and violence that took place at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday night during the fixture between Kaizer Chiefs and Free State Stars.

Chiefs have just been sanctioned with a fine of R250 000.00 of which R200 000.00 was suspended for 24 months on condition they are not found guilty of a similar offence during that period.

The PSLĀ is awaiting the reports from the relevant parties who were at the game before charging Chiefs and their fans.

“Hooliganism and thuggery of this nature has no place in football and acts of violence perpetrated by individuals are witnessed last night cannot be tolerated.

“The League will work closely with law enforcement to ensure that those responsible for this hooliganism are subjected to judicial processes.

“The League is currently awaiting reports from all relevant role players.

Written by: Diski Voice