PSL rally behind Chiefs and SS United
Created on 21 Mar, 2014 4:23 PM GMT
Premier Soccer League (PSL) CEO, Brand de Villiers said the success of both Kaizer Chiefs and SuperSport United in CAF club competitions is important in asserting the PSL amongst the dominant leagues within the African continent.
Both Kaizer Chiefs and SuperSport United will embark on yet another journey towards qualifying for the group stages of the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederations Cup respectively.
SuperSport United will play Tunisian side ES Sahelin in the CAF Confederations Cup tie while Kaizer Chiefs will travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo to face AS Vita in the first leg of the CAF Champions League fixture.
“So far, both Kaizer Chiefs and SuperSport United have done very well in preliminary stages of the continental club championships. We will be fully behind them this weekend as they play these important matches and also during the return leg here at home. It is important that our clubs qualify for the group stages and go as far as possible in both the CAF Champions League and the CAF Confederations Cup. I wish both clubs the best of luck this weekend and during the return leg,” De Villiers said.
Both SuperSport United and Kaizer Chiefs will miss out on domestic football this weekend. They will resume their domestic duties on Wednesday next week when they participate in the Nedbank Cup Last 16 fixtures respectively.