Tag - PSL

SAFA joins PSL in rejecting ICASA proposals

The SA Football Association (SAFA) has taken note of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) proposed amendments to the Sports Broadcasting Services Regulations, and like most sporting federations in the country, cannot agree with the proposals. SAFA commented in. statement released on Saturday that they will vehemently oppose the proposed amendments in the current...

PSL bans SABC radio from broadcasting matches

The impasse between local football organizations and the public broadcaster reached a low point on Friday when the Premier League issued a statement that starting with the Telkom final between Orlando Pirates and Baroka FC at Mbombela on Saturday and going forward, there will not be radio coverage of the event until further notice. The SABC...

CAF programme force ‘Downs to postpone fixtures

The ABSA Premiership has been thrown into a tailspin by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) who released their Pan-African club competition fixtures on Friday and no doubt the National Soccer League will be forced to re-adjust their own programme. Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane commented in the past that a team’s true character gets tested when...

Has the law really and truly become an ass?

  I have it on good authority, that the PSL Prosecutor has been praying very hard to the heavens for the last 15 months since a section of Orlando Pirates supporters behaved like hooligans, ripping out TV cables and causing untold damage to both property and broadcast equipment. That was on that fateful month of February during...