Cape Town – The Premier Soccer League (PSL) is calling on people from in
and around Cape Town to adopt one of the two clubs that are going to battle it
out for the Nedbank Cup final.
Both Maritzburg United and Free State Stars will
travel over a 1 000 kilometres to the Cape Town Stadium where they will play in
a historic Cup final – the first appearance by both sides in the
Nedbank Cup since inception.
The Premier Soccer League Chief Executive Mato Madlala
has appealed to football lovers to come enjoy quality football and also adopt
one of the two Clubs.
me, I don’t have to pick between these two quality clubs because
they have both played amazing football to be here.
“But there is an opportunity
for the people of the Western Cape to adopt a side and rally behind that club
“You have many elements on the day including the fact that you have
a Cape Town-born Fadlu Davids coaching on his first Cup final in front of his
“And, you have a Free State Stars that have shown a lot of guts to
travel this far.
“We need to ensure
that people come in numbers and fill the Cape Town Stadium on Saturday evening.
“We are working closely with both Nedbank and the City of Cape Town to pull all
stops ahead of the weekend.”
The match will kick-off at 19:00 on Saturday, May 19 but before that, there will be a music concert starting at 17:00.