November 21, 2017

News:

Stars on Knife Edge

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 . . . As battle to remain in the PSL goes to the wire The battle for survival has reached an all-time high as three teams find themselves in the firing line as the Premier League comes to an end tomorrow. Finding themselves on the edge is the Bethlehem-based side Free State Stars who will lock horns with Chippa United in a must ‘win or else’ situation. Stars have had a dismal performance throughout the season which they would very much like to forget in a hurry should they survive. The appointment of former Bloemfontein Celtic coach, Serame Letsoaka, has…

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Adventurous Leie joins Knights

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VKB Knights have acquired the service of Proteas leg-spinner Eddie Leie ahead of the 2017/18 season. The Lions loaned Leie to the Buildnat Cape Cobras for the closing month of the 2016-17 season and during his tenure the leg-spinner lived up to expectations, taking eight wickets in four Momentum One Day Cup fixtures for the Cape Town-based franchise. Having proved many sceptics wrong, Leie went to on to be a permanent future in the side until his move to join the Knights. It goes without saying that Leie will be an influential player in the Bloemfontein based side who won…

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What a season it has been!

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This year’s PSL season is reaching its climax next week and, oh what an enthralling affair it has been! It will surely be the one of the most talked about for years to come for its unpredictability. While the so called big teams have failed to rise to the occasion, I am extremely excited because South African Football League is no longer predictable. And this competitiveness is a sign of the quality of the league. South African football has for many years revolved around three teams and their dominance in cup competitions but their reign is slowly but surely beginning…

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