Danny Jordaan, SA Soccer Affiliation (Safa) president has praised Mamelodi Sundowns who emerged because the champions of Absa Premiership
On Saturday, Sundowns gained Black Leopards with a 3-0 rating whereas Kaizer Chiefs had been dragged to a 1-1 draw with Baroka FC.
The rating sheet gave Sundowns the room to seize the title whereas Chiefs followers remained heartbroken.
“I wish to take this chance to congratulate Sundowns Soccer Membership for being true champions. That is their third league title on the trot and tenth general and nicely achieved to teach Pitso Mosimane and his technical workforce for main the workforce to the highest once more,” Jordaan advised the Safa web site.
“Competing in Africa 12 months in 12 months out and persevering with to dominate on the home entrance exhibits the imaginative and prescient of membership President, Mr [Patrice] Motsepe and his board. Profitable the league title additionally means Sundowns will as soon as once more be representing South Africa along with Kaizer Chiefs within the Caf Champions League match whereas Orlando Pirates and Bloemfontein Celtics will participate within the Caf Confederation Cup.”
Jordan additional spoke about how thrilling the league was determined.
“Up till the ultimate whistle, the league might have gone both means however finally Sundowns by means of their never-say-die angle, prevailed. The membership has achieved nicely in Caf membership competitions and we sit up for them elevating the South African flag once more along with different continental representatives.”
“When our golf equipment do nicely in Caf tournaments, it rubs off our nationwide groups particularly the senior males’s nationwide workforce, Bafana Bafana,” concluded Jordaan.